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  • Service: Tax, Global Compliance Management Services, International Tax
  • Type: Regulatory update
  • Date: 5/13/2014

Hong Kong - FAQs issued by authorities about FATCA 

May 13:  Hong Kong and the United States substantially concluded discussions on an inter-governmental agreement (IGA) for use by financial institutions in Hong Kong to comply with U.S. legislation known as FATCA—the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act.

Following the completion of the substantive discussions, Hong Kong and the United States are expected to sign a Model 2 IGA.


Hong Kong’s Financial Services and the Treasury Bureau released a list of “frequently asked questions” (FAQs) about the FATCA regime.


Read the FATCA FAQs [PDF 68 KB]




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