On 30 August 2019, the Cayman Islands’ Department for International Tax Cooperation (“DITC”) released an updated version of the Automatic Exchange of Information (“AEOI”) News & Updates circular: “AEOI News & Updates” to reflect the recent changes regarding the AEOI (Link).
The Cayman Islands AEOI Portal is offline to facilitate the transmission of CRS and FATCA returns to partner jurisdictions. It will reopen on 7 October 2019 at 2:00pm (EST). Once the Portal has reopened, Users will be able to login and check on previously submitted returns to address errors and submit any outstanding returns. The Portal will remain online until 29 November 2019. After this date, it will be taken offline for maintenance until early 2020.