FATCA - Informal reports of delay in online registration for FFIs beyond July 15, 2013 

July 11: Informal conversations with IRS officials indicate that while the FATCA online registration portal is robust and ready for use by foreign financial institutions (FFIs), it is being reported that the IRS will delay the online FATCA registration (possibly for an additional 30 days).

There has been no official guidance or announcement from the IRS, but it is anticipated that an announcement would be made before the scheduled launch date for the FATCA online registration of July 15, 2013.




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