“Little incentive for China to implement Fatca”

If anyone had any guess China would go along with FATCA, forget it. As noted in Risk.net, China has little incentive to comply with FATCA...

US Relying on the Ignorance of Foreign Governments to Propel FATCA...

I wrote recently about the need to draw a line in the sand on FATCA. Long story short, if current efforts to form an...

George Mason University seminar on FATCA with Jim Jatras and Jesse...

New videos have been posted of the GMU seminar on FATCA with Jesse Eggert and Jim Jatras. First panel discussion at the George Mason Journal...

FATCA Intergovernmental Agreement Exposed as Bad Deal for ‘Partner’ Countries

U.S. Treasury official concedes promise of “reciprocity” falls short ‘IGAs’ no protection for firms, subject to cancellation by U.S. at will ABA: “no...

Green Party of Canada Speaks Out on FATCA, Agreement with U.S.

Greens call for Harper Government not to sign agreement with Washington until Parliament has had a chance to “examine and debate whether an IGA...

With Final FATCA Rules Released, It’s Now Or Never

Last week the Treasury Department finally released the oft delayed final rules for the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act. The 544 pages of rules...