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David Kemmerer

Co-Founder & Crypto Tax Expert



David Kemmerer is the Co-Founder and CEO of CryptoTrader.Tax. David has been involved with the cryptocurrency industry since 2017 when he began experimenting with automated trading systems to execute market-making and arbitrage strategies. Eventually running into the difficult tax reporting problem, David launched CryptoTrader.Tax with his two co-founders in 2018 to automate the entire cryptocurrency tax reporting process. Prior to launching the company, David worked within sales and go-to-market teams inside of software-giant, Oracle.

David has spent the past three years building the CryptoTrader.Tax product and team to solve the tax reporting and portfolio tracking challenges that cryptocurrency users face. David is a Forbes Finance Council member and an expert on the tax implications of digital assets.

In his free time, you can find David out on the water, playing music, or reading somewhere in Austin, Texas, where he currently resides.

Area of expertise

Area of expertise

David is an expert on the tax implications of cryptocurrencies and digital assets. He intimately understands the regulations and tax challenges that come with investing in cryptocurrencies.

David specializes in building distribution and go-to-market systems for software companies.

Media appearances

Media Appearances

David regularly appears publicly to discuss and comment on the current state of cryptocurrency taxes. He has been featured in numerous publications including Forbes, Bloomberg, CoinDesk, VentureBeat, and more.


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David holds a bachelors degree in Finance, Investment, and Banking from the University of Wisconsin Madison.