Jim Calvin is a tax partner with Deloitte Tax LLP. He has been with Deloitte in Singapore, Hong Kong, New York, and Boston, and is a graduate of the Rochester Institute of Technology. He has more than 30 years of experience advising clients on financial transactions including: cryptocurrencies; compensation planning, wealth transfer, and insurance products; registered, offshore, and private investment funds; and information reporting.
Jim received the “Federal Tax Contributor of the Year” award from Bloomberg Tax for the year 2017. Previously, alone or as part of a small team, he developed several MS-DOS applications and libraries, including terminate-and-stay resident applications incorporating specialized compression algorithms. Some of these applications won multiple PC Magazine Editor's Choice Awards along with similar recognition from other technical publications.
B.S., Rochester Institute of Technology
Bloomberg Tax Management Portfolios
The Portfolio, Taxation of Cryptocurrencies, No. 190, considers the U.S. federal income taxation of the convertible virtual currency known and implemented as Bitcoin