In this talk, Bitwave Co-Founder and CEO Pat White and Sage Accountant Solutions Sr. Manager Rafael Casas will introduce you to cryptocurrency accounting and taxes for businesses.
• Recognize crypto revenue and expenses
• Determine how to calculate your taxes
• Give examples of some of the tricky edge cases you’ll run into
Rafael Casas is Senior Manager of the Sage Accountant Solutions team at Sage. He has 15+ years of finance and accounting consulting and advisory experience, building products, designing and implementing complex, business-critical applications for small, medium, and enterprise companies in North America, South America, Europe, and Africa.
Pat White is the co-founder and CEO of Bitwave, a software platform that provides cryptocurrency accounting, tax tracking, bookkeeping, DeFi ROI monitoring, and crypto AR/AP services for enterprise businesses. With over ten years of experience building enterprise software at companies such as Intuit, Microsoft, Five9, and Fortify Software (now HP Security). In 2009, Pat launched Ally Software, an enterprise software consulting firm that ran for three years before creating Synata, an enterprise search engine in 2012. In 2016, Synata was acquired by Cisco.
Pat has contributed code to Bitcoin, Ethereum, and several other crypto-currency projects. He is a co-host of The DeFi Daily podcast and a graduate of the University of Southern California.