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,...
SOURCECampaign to Repeal FATCA
I assume this sentence should read: ‘The United States will move AWAY from its present “worldwide” tax system—where Uncle Sam insists on the ability to tax American companies and individuals, regardless of where they work or are located.’ It’s significant...
SOURCEPR Newswire
WASHINGTON, April 4, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The highly controversial Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act is a monumental failure for the public purse and a "windfall of corporate welfare for compliance industries" warns Nigel Green, CEO of deVere Group and Co-Founder of the...
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...
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...
SOURCEiExpats
By Lisa Smith The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) is a failure and has not generated enough cash to run the government for more than 30 minutes, campaigners against the tax have claimed. Instead of boosting treasury revenues by the...
SOURCEFeet to the Fire Radio
FATCA. it has been called, "The Worst Law Nobody Has Ever Heard Of." The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA), which was passed as part of the HIRE Act, generally requires that foreign financial Institutions and certain other non-financial foreign...
SOURCECBC News
By Elizabeth Thompson An agreement that has resulted in hundreds of thousands of Canadian banking records being sent to the U.S. Internal Revenue Service could violate the U.S. constitution, a congressional subcommittee heard Wednesday. Testifying before a subcommittee of the House Committee...

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 Heartland Institute
By Jeff Reynolds A bill before Congress would roll back regulations requiring banks in other countries to report to the Internal Revenue Service on U.S. citizens’ assets held abroad. A bill before Congress would roll back regulations requiring banks in other...

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