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FATCA and Switzerland: Model II

Editor's Note: The following is an excerpt from Chapter 19 of the forthcoming LexisNexis® Guide to FATCA Compliance by William Byrnes and Robert Munro, scheduled for publication in May 2013. In General On June 21, 2012 the U.S. and the Swiss government released a joint statement regarding...

"You First, No You First" - Norway's FATCA Agreement with U.S. Treasury

Norway signed an IGA with the US Treasury on April 15. I blacklined the Norway agreement against the Model 1 FATCA, (you can download the comparison here ) and note that some of the regular features appear, including deemed-compliance status for pension funds and "local" banks* but want to...