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Like cats and dogs FATCA and CRS share features, but their differences run deep
Download a PDF copy of the Q&A that accompanied a webinar discussing the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA).
Download a PDF copy of the slides that accompany a webinar discussing the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA).
The Model 1 Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA) is a standard template that facilitates FATCA reporting.
Flowchart prepared by the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners to illustrate trusts under a model 1 intergovernmental agreement (IGA): Jurisdiction X.
HMRC guidance notes on implementation of the International Tax Compliance (United States of America) Regulations 2014. These guidance notes supersede the 28 February 2014 version. Further amendments and additions to this guidance will be required as a result of the changes to the US Regulations.
FATCA flowchart for UK trusts under the UK/USA Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA).
Flowchart covering UK trusts under the UK/USA Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA).
This paper summarises the key aspects of the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) and alerts members of professional firms to the action needed at various points over the coming months to ensure that your firm, its partners and its associated entities are properly meeting their obligations under the new rules and that you are able to discuss them with your clients.
Some resources that we link to may pre-date the latest amendments to the relevant tax regulations. While these links contain useful information, please treat them with appropriate caution.
List of Intergovernmental Agreements (IGA) by jurisdiction, alongside current status and effective dates. The list includes PDFs of IGA, related agreements, arrangements, corrections and understandings.
Official US guidance on FATCA for individuals and institutions, including a list of approved foreign institutions that have a Global Intermediary Identification Number (GIIN).
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