Belgium – New flexible deadline for the first FATCA reporting

Written by Stéphane Martin 22 January 2016


On 18 January 2016, the Belgian Federal Public Service of Finance (FPS Finance) announced that, following consultation with the financial sector, it will apply an administrative tolerance as regards the introduction of the FATCA files relating to income year 2014. This information has to be communicated to the FPS Finance at the latest on 15 April 2016. The deadline for the reporting in respect of income year 2015 remains unchanged (30 June 2016).

This announcement can be consulted here: