El Nudo Corredizo se está Cerrando

May 2019

Ahora que el IRS lleva cuatro años intercambiando datos de FATCA en sus computadoras y se está embarcando en una Campaña de Exactitud de Presentación de FATCA, existe una urgencia https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/el-nudo-corredizo-se-esta-cerrando-65241/

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The Noose is Closing

May 2019

Now that IRS has four years of FATCA exchanged data in its computers and is embarking on a FATCA Filing Accuracy Campaign, there is a special urgency for https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/the-noose-is-closing-28698/

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The Financial Action Task Force and Virtual Assets

April 2019

The FATF (FATF) is an inter-governmental body with 38 members that sets standards and promotes the https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/the-financial-action-task-force-and-94242/

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Auditors are required to be “Independent” of their Audit Clients

April 2019

The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (SOX) mandates that audit committees be directly responsible for https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/auditors-are-required-to-be-independent-96565/

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Tax Time and Virtual Currency

April 2019

Virtual Currency (VC) investors continue to have accounting challenges at tax time.  They are seeking to https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/tax-time-and-virtual-currency-13102/

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IRS Continues to Cross-Reference Foreign Financial Accounts and Assets

April 2019

IRS holds information that is sourced from the FATCA reports submitted by Foreign Financial Institutions (FFI) https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/irs-continues-to-cross-reference-19894/

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FinCEN makes Permanent Decision on Renewals and Rollovers. Financial Institutions still need to document information if they become aware of a change in Beneficial Ownership

March 2019

The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) provided the banking industry certain “permanent” relief from collecting beneficial ownership information regarding certain accounts (Covered Products) that automatically “renew and rollover” https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/fincen-makes-permanent-decision-on-13302/

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Financial Institutions and Golden Passports

February 2019

On October 16, 2018, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) issued guidance to Financial Institutions (FIs) regarding what is known as “Golden Passports”. https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/financial-institutions-and-golden-70969/

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Can the IRS release Taxpayer information to a third party?

February 2019

Tax Return information is protected from disclosure by the IRS to other parties by the IRC Section 6103 https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/can-the-irs-release-taxpayer-13133/

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Streamlined Filing Program for U.S. Taxpayers Residing Outside of the U.S. continues to be available but can be Discontinued at any time!

February 2019

After the closing of the Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program (OVDP) – which ended on September 28, 2018, the US Department of Treasury released a https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/streamlined-filing-program-for-u-s-19184/

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Disclosing Voluntarily to the IRS to potentially avoid Criminal Prosecution is still an Option for Taxpayers, but with some changes going forward……

February 2019

On September 28, 2018, the IRS closed the Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program (2014 OVDP).  The 2014 OVDP (and prior 2011 and 2009 programs) had the purpose of https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/disclosing-voluntarily-to-the-irs-to-19065/

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Actualización de noticias sobre impuestos para los Contribuyentes Estadounidenses que viven en el Extranjero

February 2019

La capacidad del IRS para negar o revocar los Pasaportes de los Contribuyentes con “deuda tributaria gravemente morosa mayor de https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/actualizacion-de-noticias-sobre-28308/

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