March 14

FATCA Would Violate the Human Rights of Up to a Million Canadian Citizens: Will We See a “Rand Paul Moment” in Ottawa?

Recently the politics of the United States and of the Republican Party got a badly needed shake-up by an old-fashioned filibuster on the floor of the U.S. Senate by Kentucky Senator Rand Paul, instantly vaulting him into a top presidential contender status for 2016. (Also of note, Senator Paul is a prominent critic of FATCA, the “Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act,” and has bogged down amendments to a U.S.-Switzerland tax convention on constitutional grounds raising some of the same issues as ...

 

- Letter to Treasury Secretary Lew from Congressman Bill Posey

- Letter to Treasury Secretary Geithner from Senators Rand Paul, Jim DeMint, Mike Lee, and Saxby Chambliss