We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 288

Three Swiss banks agree to pay $8.4 million in penalties
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • Switzerland, USA
  • July 30 2015

The Department of Justice (DOJ) announced today that PKB Privatbank AG, Falcon Private Bank AG, and Credito Privato Commerciale in liquidazione SA


New Justice Department-Swiss bank program announced
  • Morvillo Abramowitz Grand Iason & Anello PC
  • Switzerland, USA
  • October 28 2013

Since 2008, the Department of Justice and Internal Revenue Service have targeted the use of undisclosed offshore accounts to evade U.S. income taxes:


DOJ Tax Division Today: Interview With Acting Assistant Attorney General
  • Morvillo Abramowitz Grand Iason & Anello PC
  • Switzerland, USA
  • March 23 2016

On Aug. 29, 2013, the Department of Justice announced the Program for Non-Prosecution Agreements or Non-Target Letters for Swiss Banks. Between March


January 2016 FATCA Developments
  • PwC Switzerland
  • Switzerland, USA
  • January 21 2016

On 20 January the Swiss State Secretariat for International Financial Matters (SIF) published an update (German, French) regarding the aggregated


Zurich's oldest bank seeks settlement with Department of Justice
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA, Switzerland
  • September 13 2013

Bloomberg is reporting that Rahn & Bodmer Co., the Swiss private bank established by silk traders in 1750, announced that it is cooperating with a U


U.S. intensifies efforts to identify non-compliant taxpayers
  • Smith Gambrell & Russell LLP
  • Switzerland, USA
  • September 10 2013

The United States government continues its aggressive pursuit of taxpayers with unreported offshore income and assets as well as the institutions


IRS continues pursuit of taxpayers with foreign bank accounts
  • Arnall Golden Gregory LLP
  • Switzerland, USA
  • March 6 2014

Approximately 100 Swiss banks have agreed to participate in the Department of Justice's Program for Non-Prosecution or Non-Target Letters for Swiss


106 Swiss banks enroll in DOJ program; the clock is ticking for taxpayer amnesty on undeclared Swiss bank accounts
  • Blank Rome LLP
  • Switzerland, USA
  • January 27 2014

We have reported on the Justice Department's program offered to Swiss banks and targeted to identifying U.S. taxpayers that have not disclosed


Offshore tax evasion update: program for Swiss banks advances; Credit Suisse deal in the works?
  • Blank Rome LLP
  • Switzerland, USA
  • January 23 2014

The latest edition of the publication Practical European Tax Strategies includes an article that Stephanie Chomentowski and I drafted on the subject


Justice Department warns Swiss banks of impending deadline
  • Blank Rome LLP
  • Switzerland, USA
  • December 17 2013

The Justice Department has issued a press release "strongly encouraging" Swiss banks to participate in the program previously announced by the U