Blockchain and Crypto: Audit and Attest Implications

December 16, 2021

Host Sean Stein Smith, CPA, sits down with Mark Eckerle, CPA, senior manager at Withum and leader of the NJCPA Emerging Technologies Interest Group, to discuss what’s going on with blockchain and cryptocurrency. They look back over what’s happened in 2021 and discuss predictions for 2022, with a focus on audit and attest implications.

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Mark W. Eckerle

Mark W. Eckerle

Mark Eckerle, CPA, is a senior manager at Withum. He is the leader of the NJCPA Emerging Technololgies Interest Group (#NJCPATech).

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Sean D. Stein Smith

Sean D. Stein Smith

Dr. Sean Stein Smith, CPA, DBA, CMA, CGMA, CFE, is a professor at the City University of New York – Lehman College. He is a member of the NJCPA Board of Trustees and participates on several interest groups.He can be reached at

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