Corporate Transparency Act: FinCEN's Final Rules, New Guidance on Beneficial Ownership Information Reporting
Reporting Requirements Effective Jan. 1, 2024
Recording of a 90-minute CLE video webinar with Q&A
This CLE course will provide corporate counsel with guidance on the Corporate Transparency Act's (CTA) requirements, including the U.S. Department of the Treasury's Financial Crimes Enforcement Network's (FinCEN) final rules and guidance on the forthcoming beneficial ownership information reporting rule (BOI Reporting Rule). The BOI Reporting Rule, effective Jan. 1, 2024, requires millions of "reporting companies" to report information on their "beneficial owners" to FinCEN and sets forth both civil and criminal penalties for those owners that fail to comply. Learn the key components of FinCEN's final rules, including who must file a report, what information must be provided, and when a report is due.
- Corporate Transparency Act: beneficial ownership disclosure
- Reporting requirements
- Beneficial owners
- Company applicants
- Disclosure requirements
- Entities exempt from reporting requirements
- Time to comply
- Penalties for noncompliance
- Key takeaways
- Best practices for maintaining compliance with the rules
- Preparing for future rulemaking implementing other provisions of the CTA
The panel will review these and other key issues:
- Who is required to report?
- What are the exemptions from reporting?
- What information is required to be reported?
- Who are beneficial owners?
- What is the deadline for filing the initial beneficial ownership report?
- How is beneficial ownership information reported?
- Is the information reported to FinCEN available to the public?
- What are the penalties for failing to report?
- Once an initial report is filed is it required to be updated?
Eddie A. Jauregui
Holland & Knight
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Counsel; Co-Chair, International Trade & National Security
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