Training Session

Oct 14, 2020
1:30 PM


Oct 14, 2020
5:00 PM
Where ?
Arendt House
41A, Avenue John F. Kennedy
L-2082 Luxembourg-Kirchberg
Who ?


This training session aims at explaining to participants (i) the provisions of the Hiring Incentives to Restore Employment (HIRE) Act of 18 March 2010 commonly referred to as the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (“FATCA”), as implemented by the Luxembourg law of 24 July 2014, and (ii) the provisions of the Common Reporting Standard (“CRS”) as implemented by the Luxembourg Law of 18 December 2015 on the CRS.


Practice (with a bit of theory)

CRS and FATCA forms
- Rules* for W-9, W-8BEN and W-8BEN-E forms
- Zoom on Reporting Model 1 FFI, Investment Advisor/Manager, Active NFFE and Passive NFFE
- Completion of some examples

CRS and FATCA reports
- Applicable framework
- The FATCA & CRS report components
- Zoom on GIIN and TIN specifications

Production of CRS and FATCA reports (practical cases)
- Identification of a reportable account under FATCA & CRS
- Issuance of a Nil report
- Issuance of FATCA & CRS reports


* QI excluded


​Nicola Losito (Manager, Arendt Regulatory & Consulting).

Target Group

​People in charge of KYC and Compliance aspects, board members of Luxembourg investment structures, legal officers.


3,5 hours.






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Nicola Losito

Nicola Losito is a Senior Manager at Arendt Regulatory & Consulting. Nicola started his career in 2000 and acquired a business and IT expertise in the private and corporate banking by delivering operational and regulatory projects. Nicola has worked for almost 15 years within the UBI Banca Group where he has been active in several departments including operations, accounting, credits and organization. He worked for 4 years as operations manager where he developed his expertise in operational flows for securities including taxation matters like withholding tax issues, qualified intermediary and European savings directive. The last 4 years have been spent taking the lead of organization where ...

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