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Germany: Status on processing of CRS reports; FATCA guidance

Germany: Processing of CRS reports; FATCA guidance

Germany’s central tax office (BZSt) announced the following information to financial institutions.


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  • The processing of submitted common reporting standard (CRS) reports is taking longer than expected, and there will be a delay in issuing the transmission protocols. Reports submitted by 31 July 2017 will be considered timely, even if no transmission protocol was issued. Read an August 2017 report [PDF 93 KB] prepared by the KPMG member firm in Germany

  • Updated FATCA guidance concerns the delivery of transmission protocols, changes to the data reports, and German translation of the XML Schema 2.0 user guide. Read an August 2017 report [PDF 97 KB] prepared by the KPMG member firm in Germany

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