FATCA XML Schema Characters Restrictions updated

On 28 July 2015, the IRS apologized for an error in the FATCA XML Schema Best Practices web page related to the inclusion of entity references in FATCA XML documents.  In order to prevent file error notifications, filers are advised to review the guidelines and characters described in the FATCA XML Schema Best Practices web page (Link) and to review the corrected FATCA IDES Technical FAQs C16 (Link). Finally, the IRS has stated that the The FATCA XML schema reference documents will be updated to include these restrictions.

Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

/* */