Message for U.S. Citizens – FAQs on the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)

U.S. Consulate General Amsterdam, the Netherlands (September 18, 2019)

Location: The Netherlands

Event:  A FATCA Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) from the Department of State, the Internal Revenue Service, and the Social Security Administration on FATCA has been posted on each agency’s website.   The FAQs address questions regarding obtaining social security numbers, expatriation, and tax implications.

The FAQs are available at

Alternatively you can download the FAQ here (pdf 177KB).

U.S. Citizens residing in the Netherlands are encouraged to review these FAQs to ensure compliance with FATCA and any applicable U.S. tax obligations.