In the Media

Lesperance and Associates led by David Lesperance, the firm’s founder,  is one of the world’s leading practitioners in the areas of citizenship and international tax law. This has meant our opinion and expertise has often been sought out by the media. Read our media mentions below, or browse the tabs for some of our most frequently quoted topics.  

David also has a weekly column in Investment Migration Insider.

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Cryptocurrency Price Check: Fed Signals Spur Slide

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10 Million Polish-Americans Potentially Eligible for EU Citizenship by Descent

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How Roman Abramovich has accessed low tax citizenship by lineage

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Cryptocurrency Price Check: Regulators in Europe Crack Down

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Vanuatu Appoints CS Global, FACT UK as International Partners, Plans Retroactive DD on All Applicants Since 2015

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Cryptocurrency Price Check: ‘Don’t Count the Bulls Out Just Yet”

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Can citizenship by investment help you benefit from cryptocurrencies?

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Even for The Super-Rich, Citizenship by Descent is Extremely Useful: Lessons From Abramovich’

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Cryptocurrency Price Check: 2022 the ‘Year of GameFi’

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Why Has Bitcoin Dropped So Badly?

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Cryptocurrency Price Check: Bitcoin Continues to Fall

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Cryptocurrency Price Check: ‘Don’t Fight the Fed’

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Could Jerome Powell Affect the Crypto Market? Analysts Weigh In

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For Good And Evil: The Teaching Of Charles Adams Lesson 6

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Cryptocurrency Price Check: Bitcoin Bounces Back After Omicron Scare

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Mixed reactions from crypto communities as Jerome Powell begins second term

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Cryptocurrency Price Check: Disruption Could Follow Powell Nomination

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US Govt. “Trying to Stem The Flow of Expatriation” as IRS Names Nearly 1,000 Americans in Q3 Renunciation Update

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Cryptocurrency Price Check: Taproot Activated; AMC Accepts Crypto

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Cryptocurrency Price Check: Global Crypto Market Cap Soars

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Cryptocurrency Price Check: Bitcoin Up; Amazon Deeper Into Crypto

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Cryptocurrency Price Check: Shiba Inu Soars to Record, Slips

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Undisclosed Digital Assets? – Decision Time Is Now

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China’s crypto investors get creative to bypass domestic trading ban

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Cryptocurrency Price Check: Bitcoin Climbs, Invesco Bails on Futures Product

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The Latest Jack Ma ‘Sighting’ – Is It For Real?

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Do you have undisclosed crypto? If so, it’s time to decide your future

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Pandora Papers: Lessons for Investment Migration Advisors and Clients

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Cryptocurrency Price Check: Bitcoin Rises, White House Voices Ransomware Concerns

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Pandora Papers Show Secrecy Behind State Trusts Runs Deep

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Malta to Share Information on MEIN-Investors With Tax Authorities in Countries of Origin

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Why domestic and overseas Chinese should worry about China’s crypto ban

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Cryptocurrency Price Check: Revenue Erupts From El Salvador Volcano-Powered Mining

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China’s crypto ban aims to eliminate competition with digital yuan: Expert

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Lesperance to Morgan: Here’s Evidence Most US Missions Won’t Take Renunciation Appointments

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China’s crypto ban aims to eliminate competition with digital yuan: Expert

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Who in the world should worry about China’s new crypto ban?

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China Crypto Crackdown Raises Legal Concerns?

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China-based bitcoin holders scramble to safeguard their crypto assets

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Cryptocurrency Price Check: Huobi to Bail on China Users After Crackdown

An unknown fate of Chinese cryptocurrency holdings … and a race to protect it

Xi Jinping turns off Bitcoin C, panic among China-Hong Kong investors

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China- and Hong Kong-based bitcoin holders scrambling to protect their crypto assets

What does this year’s drought have to do with the price of beer? Everything!

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Cryptocurrency Price Check: Bitcoin Tumbles on Evergrande Woes

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‘Named & Shamed’ – IRS Lists The Record Number Of Wealthy Americans Becoming Ex-Americans In 2020

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Cryptocurrency Price Check: Prices Slide as El Salvador Goes Crypto

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Hong Kong: international companies reconsider future in wake of security law

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Wealthy Americans Renouncing Citizenship to Reduce Tax Hit

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Cryptocurrency Price Check: John Paulson Calls Crypto a ‘Worthless Bubble’

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Cryptocurrency Price Check: PayPal Expands Crypto Services, Coinbase Buys $500M of Crypto

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Think Your Client Has Until Dec 31st to Get Portugal GV Under Old Rules? Think Again

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Cryptocurrency Price Check: Bitcoin Surges, Walmart Looks for Crypto Leader

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Wealthy Americans renouncing citizenship to reduce tax hit

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Ultrawealthy Americans Are Renouncing Citizenship

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Respada convenes thought leaders to discuss a tangible framework for “Integrated Asset Protection”

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Millionaire Record Waives US Citizenship

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How wealthy families protect assets no matter what

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Crypto exchange Binance is on a major charm offensive with the regulators – Here’s what 2 experts say needs to happen

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Wealthy Americans Are Renouncing Citizenship In Record Numbers

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Wealthy people are renouncing American citizenship

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200% rise in Americans renouncing US citizenship

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US Citizenship Renunciations Fall Sharply as US Consulates Worldwide Refuse to Take Appointments

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Crypto exchange Binance is on a major charm offensive with the regulators – Here’s what 2 experts say needs to happen

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Expansion of AML Obligations on IM Firms: Natural Evolution or Death Knell for Boutique Operators?

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Cryptocurrency Price Check: Bitcoin Rises on Amazon Crypto Speculation