FATCA - Finland expected to sign IGA in March 2014 

February 25:  According to informal statements made by officials with Finland’s Ministry of Finance, a FATCA* intergovernmental agreement (IGA) between Finland and the United States will be signed on March 4, 2014.

*Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act


A press release (Finnish) (13 February 2014) reports that Finland’s president authorized Finance Minster Jutta Urpilainen or Undersecretary of State Lasse Arvela to sign the IGA.


For more information, contact a KPMG tax professional in Finland:


Kaj Grüssner

+35 820 760 3374




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