FATCA News & Information

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page.                                                                                                                                                  Bookmark and Share

IRS.gov Banner
FATCA News & Information May 6, 2020

Useful Links:



News Essentials

Key FATCA Provisions

News Releases

IRS - The Basics

IRS Guidance

Media Contacts

e-News Subscriptions

IRS Resources

Contact My Local Office

Filing Options

Forms & Instructions

Frequently Asked Questions


Taxpayer Advocate

Where to File

Issue Number:  2020-4

Inside This Issue

  1. IDES Testing Session

1.  IDES Testing Session

The FATCA International Data Exchange Service (IDES) opens for testing from Monday, August 3, 2020 at 8:00 AM EST to Friday, September 11, 2020 at 5:00 PM EST. The test session will be open to users that have completed IDES enrollment by Thursday, July 30, 2020 at 5:00 PM EST. User participation in IDES open testing is voluntary. In order to participate in testing, you need to have an active password. All passwords and profile information should be updated BEFORE the enrollment cutoff. Users should also verify the digital certificates uploaded to IDES for their organization are valid. All testing sessions will be announced on the IDES Testing Schedule web page. If you need assistance with enrollment, contact the IDES Help Desk.

Back to top

Thank you for subscribing to FATCA News & Information, an IRS e-mail service. For more information on federal taxes please visit IRS.gov.

This message was distributed automatically from the FATCA News & Information mailing list. Please Do Not Reply To This Message.