U.S., Switzerland Sign Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act

February 14, 2013 08:58 AM

"On January 17, 2013, the Treasury Department and the IRS finalized the regulations implementing FATCA, providing additional certainty for financial institutions and government counterparts about the process for U.S. account identification, information reporting, and withholding requirements for foreign financial institutions (FFIs), other foreign entities, and U.S. withholding agents."

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