Washington’s Foreign Accounts Tax Compliance Act, known as FATCA, will be assailed afresh as lawyers and lobbyists renew efforts to repeal the law as part of President Donald Trump’s tax reform. Washington-based Jim Jatras, a Republican and co-leader of the...

A Weak Defense of FATCA

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The FACT Coalition’s Clark Gascoigne yesterday attacked efforts to repeal FATCA as intended to “defend tax evaders.” Most generously, his arguments might be considered extremely naive, but many come across as mendacious spin. Nevertheless, I will address his points and...
This week the Senate version of the tax reform bill will come to the Senate floor. The Campaign to Repeal FATCA has learned that Senator Rand Paul (R-Kentucky) plans to offer as a floor amendment his bill S. 869...
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WASHINGTON, March 22, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nigel Green's Campaign to Repeal FATCA and the Center for Freedom and Prosperity led a coalition of 21 other groups, including Americans for Tax Reform and the National Taxpayers Union, calling on Congress to...
SOURCEAmericans for Tax Reform
After more than 30 years, comprehensive, pro-growth tax reform may finally be signed into law in 2017. This is an opportunity to cut taxes for American families and businesses across the board, enact an internationally competitive system for businesses,...
SOURCEAccountancy Age
A coalition of 23 groups has called for the US congress to include a repeal of the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) in any tax reform package sent to president Donald Trump. Signed into law by Barack Obama in...
In this video Claudine and Anthony examine key testimony of Professor Elise Bean, the claimed architect of FATCA and the witness for House Democrats who are fighting for a full repeal of this disastrous law. IRSMedic, the Law Offices of...
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The Facts About FATCA

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What’s FATCA? That’s what Jim Jatras is going to be telling us as we sit down and discuss why he’s trying to get it repealed!
The CEO of one of the world’s largest independent financial services organizations has co-written an assertive open letter to the U.S. Treasury Secretary to demand the Trump administration scrap the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act. Nigel Green, together with Jim...
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William Byrnes (Texas A&M University Law) I was recently asked to analyze the often quoted figure of $150 billion lost by the U.S. Treasury to foreign non-tax compliance by U.S. taxpayers.  My transcribed remarks are below.  Also, see William Byrnes’...

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