SOURCEAmerican Thinker
By Theo Caldwell "A territorial tax system – what is that?" So inquired a White House reporter of Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin as he outlined President Trump's tax reform proposal. The question itself, and the baffled tone in which it was delivered,...
SOURCENewsmax
More than 1.5 million U.S. citizens living in East Asia are now facing a “gut-wrenching decision” of renouncing their U.S. citizenship due to the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA), America’s highly controversial global tax law, a new survey...
SOURCEThe Hill
BY NIGEL GREEN August 2, 2017 One of the most commonly used (and abused) buzzwords in public life is “transparency.” Transparency is good. Everybody’s for it. The problem is the different, even contradictory, meanings the word is given. “It is...
SOURCEGlobal Financial Market Review
The Campaign to Repeal FATCA, America’s toxic global tax law, has now gone into full gear. A delegation of the Washington DC-based campaign, launched and co-led by Nigel Green, founder and CEO of deVere Group, one of the world’s largest independent financial...
SOURCEMarketWatch
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...
SOURCECampaign to Repeal FATCA
On April 26, Rep. Mark Meadows chaired a hearing of the House Subcommittee on Government Oversight examining the destructive impact of FATCA. Rep. Meadows is sponsor of the House FATCA repeal bill (H.R. 2054); the companion Senate bill (S....
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,...
SOURCEiExpats
Campaigners lobbying for the repeal of FATCA in the USA are demanding to know why President Donald Trump and Republicans in Washington are ignoring their call to axe the controversial tax law. Around 24 separate lobby groups have come together...

A Weak Defense of FATCA

SOURCECenter for Freedom and Prosperity
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...
SOURCEThe Hill
By James George Jatras, opinion contributor On Wednesday, the House Subcommittee on Government Operations of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform will hold a hearing on the unintended consequences of the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, or FATCA. Featuring witnesses...

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