Form 8957, Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) Registration
A financial institution (FI) or a Direct Reporting non-financial foreign entities (NFFE) use this form to register itself and its branches as
- a participating foreign financial institution (PFFI),
- a registered deemed-compliant foreign financial institution (RDCFFI),
- a limited foreign financial institution (Limited FFI), a limited branch (Limited Branch), or;
- a sponsoring entity (Sponsoring Entity).
Other Items You May Find Useful
Form 14345, Qualified Intermediary Application
Notice 2014-33, Further Guidance on the Implementation of FATCA and Related Withholding Provisions
Comment on Form 8957
Use the Comment on Tax Forms and Publications web form to provide feedback on the content of this product. Although we cannot respond individually to each comment, we do appreciate your feedback and will consider all comments submitted.
CAUTION: We cannot respond to tax-related questions submitted using this page. Instead, please see our Tax Law Questions page.