U.S. Persons Foreign Assets and Entities Reporting for the FATCA, FBAR and BE-10 Forms Due in June
Posted by William Byrnes on June 15, 2015
Three significant filing deadlines fall in June, one today and two more on the last day of the month.
(1) The 15 June FATCA Form 8938 filing deadline (with the income tax return) with the IRS for a U.S. person who lives abroad and has specified foreign assets of at least $50,000 on the last day of the tax year or at least $75,000 at any time during the tax year.
(2) The 30 June FBAR filing deadline with FINCEN for a U.S. person that has a financial interest in, or signature authority over, a foreign financial account whereby the aggregate value of all the persons foreign financial accounts exceeds $10,000 during the calendar year.
(3) The 30 June BE-10 form filing deadline with the Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis, for a U.S. person who is a first time BE-10 filer and had a direct or indirect ownership or control of at least 10 percent of the voting stock of an incorporated foreign business enterprise, or an equivalent interest in an unincorporated foreign business enterprise at any time during the U.S. person’s 2014 fiscal year.
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