July 25

Rolled Back Deadline of FATCA Gives Critics Hope

The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, or FATCA, dubbed by its opponents as ‘the worst law most Americans have never heard of’, has again been hitting international headlines, after America’s Internal Revenue Service (IRS) recently announced that it is giving all non-US financial institutions a further six months to become FATCA compliant. Here,  iExpats catches up with lawyer James Jatras, a former US Diplomat and Senate staffer, who set up a high profile campaign to have the contentious legi...

 

- 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