Will Fennell

Will Fennell

Piper Alderman

Will is a taxation specialist at Piper Alderman who provides state, federal and international taxation advice to a range of corporate, commercial and private clients. Much of Will’s work involves the provision of specialist taxation advice in the context of corporate restructures, business sale transactions and private client advisory. Will also advises the charities sector in relation to a range of taxation and governance issues. In addition to advisory work, Will also manages disputes with state and federal taxation authorities, and has an excellent track record in securing positive outcomes for his clients. Will’s knowledge and expertise is well recognised both internally and externally. Will regularly authors taxation law updates and has presented papers on a number of occasions at The Tax Institute. Will has also completed a Master of Tax at Melbourne University. He also has a depth of expertise in the not-for-profit sector advising NFPs on a range of issues including restructuring, tax endorsement and compliance, and directors’ duties.

All Sessions by Will Fennell

4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Session 25.3: Cryptocurrencies and NFT tax treatment – current state of play

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This session will take a practical and insightful approach to the foundational as well as the latest tax issues in this space. Using practical examples, Will and Joni will take you through their views and available ATO guidance, including:

  • Blockchain and cryptocurrency 101 with practical insights and war stories
  • ATO guidance and compliance
  • Digital art and NFTs and
  • Inheritance of digital assets