June 16

UPDATE (6/16/15): Jeb Bush and Donald Trump Sent RepealFATCA.com Request for Endorsement of RNC Resolutions against FATCA

On June 15 and June 16, 2015, respectively, RepealFATCA.com sent newly announced candidates Jeb Bush and Donald Trump a request for their endorsements of the 2014 and 2015 Resolutions by the Republican National Committee (RNC) calling for repeal of the “Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act” (FATCA), and opposing “global FATCA” (a/k/a “GATCA”). The full text of the RepealFATCA.com “Statement in Support of FATCA Repeal and Against Unauthorized International Agreements” can be found here, with t...

June 10

Let’s Get Republican Presidential Candidates On the Record for FATCA Repeal!

RepealFATCA.com has asked each declared candidate for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination to endorse the 2014 and 2015 Resolutions by the Republican National Committee (RNC) calling for repeal of the “Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act” (FATCA), and opposing “global FATCA” (a/k/a “GATCA”)! The full text of the RepealFATCA.com “Statement in Support of FATCA Repeal and Against Unauthorized International Agreements” can be found here, with the requested endorsement, as follows: ...

June 10

Letter to GOP candidates: “Request for your endorsement of FATCA repeal in support of 2014 and 2015 RNC Resolutions”

Request for your endorsement of FATCA repeal in support of 2014 and 2015 RNC Resolutions Dear Candidate for the 2016 Republican Presidential Nomination: In 2014 the Republican National Committee (RNC) unanimously adopted a Resolution advocating repeal of the so-called “Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act” (FATCA). Enacted by a Democrat-controlled Congress in 2010 and signed by President Barack Obama, FATCA has been called “the worst law most Americans have never heard of.” ...

June 10

Statement in Support of FATCA Repeal and Against Unauthorized International Agreements

WHEREAS, in March 2010 a Democrat-controlled Congress enacted the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) without stand-alone floor debate or amendment in either the Senate or the House of Representatives and without a cost/benefit study; WHEREAS, FATCA requires foreign financial institutions to enter into an agreement with the IRS to identify their U.S. account holders and to disclose the account holders’ names, taxpayer identifications, addresses, and the accounts' balances, receipt...

June 5

RepealFATCA.com Alert!

This is a RepealFATCA.com Alert! Contact your Representative NOW and tell him or her that the House of Representatives must -- NOT accept Sec. 603 of the Senate-passed version of H.R. 1295 (“Trade Preferences Extension Act”) and MUST insist that the Senate recede to the House and DROP Sec. 603 in Conference. As described in a letter in opposition to Sec. 603 from the financial industry, the Senate language would “change current law to require banks, credit unions and broker/dealers t...

 

- 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