You need a full understanding of FinCEN's two significant guidance documents and the 63 FAQs they contain, in order to fully comply with the regulations on Beneficial Ownership Requirements for Legal Entity Customers and the codification of a &q
Recorded on April 23, 2018
Just the FAQs — FinCEN’s Guidance on Beneficial Ownership and Customer Due Diligence
Banks simply cannot comply with FinCEN’s 2016 Customer Due Diligence Requirements for Financial Institutions rule, with its addition of Beneficial Ownership Requirements for Legal Entity Customers and codification of a “five pillar” requirement for f
Recorded on April 17, 2018
BSA Annual Staff Training --Updated for Beneficial Ownership
Is Your Customer Hiding Money? Does your customer buy cashiers checks and store them? Does your customer operate a business in a personal account? Does your customer have transactions that are layered?
Recorded on March 01, 2018
New Account Interview: Updated for New CDD Requirements
FinCEN says that “Banks specifically are expected to “obtain information at account opening sufficient to develop an understanding of normal and expected activity for the customer’s occupation or business operations.” In short, to understand the typ
Recorded on December 14, 2017
Business Accounts Documentation and Procedures with Beneficial Ownership
When your account holder's name does not match for IRS purposes, you are sent a CP2100 and your financial institution has to being the B notice process and often times backup withholding on your customer. This is time consuming and expensive.
So many “rules.” And piles of policies combined with an endless list of procedures, many of which don’t seem to make sense or seem like overkill. Is it really necessary to follow them all? Yes, actually it is. What you may not understand is why.