At the ABA Section of Taxation 2015 Midyear Meeting that took place on January 30, 2015, in Houston, Texas, DWT payments team member David Lawson, along with Michael Durham from Caplin & Drysdale, Chartered and Ingrid Mittermaier from Adler & Colvin, presented on the topic of Open Source Software and Virtual Currency: Exempt Organizations Issues in the Digital World. The presentation covered topics including:
- What Is Virtual Currency?
- IRS Approach to Virtual Currency
- Contributions of Virtual Currency to Exempt Organizations
- Virtual Currency Activities as Exempt-Purpose Activities