Ward Thomas

Tax Law Specialist | IRS

Ward has BA and JD degrees from UVA, an LLM in tax from Georgetown, and served as a trial court clerk and practiced civil litigation a few years before joining the IRS. From 1991, he served as a tax law specialist in TEGE Exempt Organizations on Commissioner’s side, and transferred in the 2015 realignment to TEGE Counsel, now EEE.


Grant agreements all have a specified charitable purpose. Sometimes the purpose is for general support of a grantee. Other times the purpose is very specific (e.g. to purchase a particular More