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The list below is a collection of articles that refer to, mention or discuss Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, also known as FATCA

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FATCA List – October 2, 2017

More than half the foreign financial institutions on the IRS FATCA reporting list come from just six countries. Out of the 294,173 registered institutions, 157,176...
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Two-Thirds Of US Expats Resent IRS Tax Filing And FATCA

Huge numbers of the 9 million US expats living around the world are fed up with the IRS and resent tax filing from their...

FATCA Lobby Vows To Fight On After Another Legal Setback

Expats have vowed to carry on their fight to challenge the controversial Foreign Account Compliance Tax Act (FATCA) despite setbacks in the courts. The Republican...

South Africa Plans To Scrap Offshore Tax Break For Workers

South Africans face a tax crackdown on offshore earnings under a new government proposal. The measure will scrap the current rules that allow South Africans...
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FATCA List – July 25, 2017

The latest list of foreign financial institutions reporting information about their American customers to the Internal Revenue Service is still increasing. The list published on...
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Repeal FATCA Protest Hits Washington Wall of Silence

Repeal FATCA campaigners have met a wall of silence from the corridors of power in Washington DC. Despite Republican promises to scrap the Foreign Account...
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Why Is No–one Listening To Repeal FATCA Calls?

Campaigners lobbying for the repeal of FATCA in the USA are demanding to know why President Donald Trump and Republicans in Washington are ignoring...
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FATCA List – June 4, 2017

The list of foreign financial institutions passing data about their American customers to the internal revenue service is still growing. The latest list, which was...
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FATCA List – June 4, 2017

Despite campaigners lobbying to repeal the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) introduced by former US President Barack Obama, the list of foreign financial...

400,000 US Expats Ready To Renounce Citizenship Over FATCA

Around 400,000 American expats have plans to renounce their US citizenship mainly due to strict FATCA tax rules, according to a new survey. The poll...
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FATCA protests taken to US Congress

Protests are rising against the US Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) as a coalition of 23 groups is lobbying Congress to repeal the...

Time Running Out For Tax Avoiders As Data Deadline Approaches

Time is up for wealthy people with undeclared cash and investments hidden in offshore accounts to avoid tax. The first reporting date for financial institutions...

Call To Make Unfair FATCA A Two-Way Street From EU

FATCA is unfair to Europe because the US government is not playing fair with tax information by failing to swap data. Members of the European...
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FATCA List – May 2017

The list of financial organisations signing up to show compliance with the US Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act is still growing. FATCA demands financial institutions...
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US Expats FACE FATCA Tax Filing Dilemma

American expats fear a crackdown by the US Internal Revenue Service (IRS) if they fail to declare their offshore cash and investments under the...

Accidental Americans Caught In FATCA Net

More unforeseen consequences of the controversial US Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) have emerged affecting hundreds of thousands of taxpayers worldwide. A major concern...

Offshore Banking Secrecy Disappears As Tax Network Opens

Private banking is truly becoming a thing of the past with the introduction of the common reporting standard (CRS). Like the US FATCA, the new...
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FATCA Dubbed A Failure By Repeal Campaigners

The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) is a failure and has not generated enough cash to run the government for more than 30...
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Campaigners Turn The Screws On FATCA

Congress may finally pull the plug on the controversial Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) tax law. Anti-FATCA campaigners Rep Mark Meadows and Sen Rand...
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FATCA List – April 1, 2017

Almost 4,000 financial institutions signed up to the US Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act in March. FATCA demands the financial institutions tell the IRS about...