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Cryptocurrency for Dummies

Cryptocurrency basics for family law: In this presentation, forensic CPA Alex Spaete will cover the basics of cryptocurrency and discuss pertinent issues regarding these assets to family law matters. Alex will endeavor to demystify some of the basics of cryptocurrency and discuss this assets impact on many family law issues such as disclosures, support, and taxes.  


*All registrations are assumed to be remote unless otherwise stated. To reserve your seat for the in-person option, please contact Ann Horn at Ann@SonomaCountyBar.org or (707) 542-1190 ext. 100 to transfer your remote registration to in-person.  
For the comfort of our guests, a limited number of in-person seats are available. If you wish to attend in-person, we suggest notifying our office at your earliest convenience to reserve your seat. Walk-ins will be admitted as space allows. In-person registrations expire at the start of the presentation. We do ask that you arrive promptly; otherwise your reserved seat may be given to a walk-in attendee. In-person reservations are non-refundable unless cancelled prior to 3 pm one business day prior to the presentation.


Alex Spaete photo 12-2022

Alex Spaete CPA-ABV, CITP
Stegner McFarlin Spaete LLP

Alex has extensive experience in business valuation, family law forensics, and private industry experience in healthcare and physician compensation. He is a CPA, is Accredited in Business Valuation, and also a Certified Information Technology Professional. 
Alex has qualified, testified, and been appointed as the Court’s expert in most of the San Francisco Bay Area and Sacramento area counties. He has worked on hundreds of litigation matters primarily involved with family law forensics. Services include marital standard of living determination, income available for support analysis, separate property asset tracings, equity/stock compensation divisions, post-separation accounting, and family law business valuation.  
Alex also leads the firm's business valuation practice and has prepared business valuations for the purposes of ESOP reporting, 409A and ASC 718 reporting, estate and gift tax, shareholder buyouts, and marital dissolution. Alex also has additional expertise in IT Security and Compliance with small business focus. 
In his free time, he enjoys cooking, wine tasting, listening to music, and spending time with friends and family.  

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