The Bahamas announced that its AEOI Portal is now open for CRS and FATCA registration and reporting. The key dates are:
Deadline for FATCA and CRS registration is Friday August 3, 2018 at 5 PM.
Closing Date for FATCA and CRS reporting is Friday August 31, 2018 at 5 PM.
As a reminder 5:00 PM Bahamas time is 5:00 PM New York, 10:00 PM London, and Hong Kong 5:00 AM August 4, 2018 / September 1, 2018.
The Bahamas Competent Authority AEOI Portal User Guide which was issued on June 26, 2018 may be found here: http://www.taxreporting.finance.gov.bs/fi-information/portal-documentation/
The Bahamas requires:
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