Germany’s central tax office (BZSt) released guidance with information for financial institutions and foreign service providers concerning the common reporting standard (CRS) regime.
The document provides a “provisional” exchange list for 2019, and while the document is intended to help financial institutions prepare and submit information to the BZSt, it is not yet the basis for data transmission. The final list is expected to be published by the end of June 2019.
Read a March 2019 report [PDF 60 KB] prepared by the KPMG member firm in Germany
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