FATCA Prop. Regs. Amended to Extend Various Deadlines
The IRS is delaying various FATCA-related deadlines because it has received feedback that complying with the original deadlines is difficult for some taxpayers
Published on October 31, 2012
FATCA Deadlines Are Postponed for Six Months
The IRS said it was delaying for six months some of the deadlines for implementing FATCA
Published on July 17, 2013
FATCA Final Regulations Cover All the Bases
The IRS issued final regulations providing rules on information reporting by foreign financial institutions (FFIs) and withholding on certain payments to FFIs and other foreign entities.
Published on January 22, 2013
Certain FATCA Deadlines Are Postponed
The IRS announced its intention to modify the effective dates of the FATCA standards of knowledge that apply to a withholding certificate or documentary evidence to document a payee and other rules
Published on October 14, 2014
Online FATCA Registration System Launched
The IRS on Monday announced the launch of an online system that foreign financial institutions can use to register with the agency to meet their obligations under FATCA
Published on August 20, 2013
Final FATCA Rules Are Issued
The IRS released a large package of regulations needed to implement the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act.
Published on February 21, 2014
AICPA FATCA Tools and Aids
The AICPA has developed various tools and aids that may assist taxpayers and tax practitioners in understanding the rules regarding the reporting of foreign assets under IRC Section 6038D. This page contains links to the various documents.
Published on November 19, 2014
Proposed FATCA Regs. Take Comprehensive Approach
The IRS issued proposed regulations providing rules on information reporting by foreign financial institutions (FFIs) and withholding on certain payments to FFIs and other foreign entities.
Published on September 07, 2012
AICPA FBAR and FATCA Advocacy Efforts
...has and continues to advocate on behalf of taxpayers and tax preparers with respect to the reporting of foreign bank and financial accounts (FBAR) and foreign account tax compliance (FATCA). This page pulls together all AICPA comment letters and testimony on these subjects
Published on August 08, 2014
IRS Announces Two-Year FATCA Enforcement Transition Period
Foreign financial institutions that make a good-faith effort to comply with the requirements of FATCA will benefit from lighter enforcement during 2014 and 2015
Published on May 05, 2014