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YouTube video text script - FATCA Registration-Recovering Your FATCA ID or Access Code

WELCOME TO THE IRS FOREIGN ACCOUNT TAX COMPLIANCE ACT, OR FATCA, ONLINE REGISTRATION VIDEO SERIES.
    
THIS VIDEO WILL SHOW HOW A SINGLE, LEAD OR SPONSORING ENTITY FINANCIAL INSTITUTION, OR FI, CAN RECOVER ITS FATCA ID OR RESET ITS FATCA ACCESS CODE.
    
MEMBER FIs SHOULD CONTACT THEIR LEAD FI TO GET THEIR FATCA ID OR TEMPORARY ACCESS CODE.
        
DIRECT REPORTING NON-FINANCIAL FOREIGN ENTITIES, OR NFFES, SHOULD FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS FOR SINGLE, LEAD OR SPONSORING ENTITY FIs.
    
PLEASE CONTACT THE RESPONSIBLE OFFICER OR OTHER AUTHORIZED POINTS OF CONTACT, OR POCs, BEFORE RESETTING OR CHANGING THE LOGIN INFORMATION.
    
IF YOU HAVE FORGOTTEN YOUR LOGIN INFORMATION, GO TO THE “FINANCIAL INSTITUTION ACCOUNT USER LOGIN” PAGE AND CLICK ON THE “FORGOT FATCA ID OR ACCESS CODE?” LINK BELOW THE LOGIN SECTION.
    
NOTE THAT ONLY SINGLE, LEAD, MEMBER AND SPONSORING ENTITY FIs CAN LOG INTO THE FATCA REGISTRATION SYSTEM.   
    
SPONSORED ENTITIES CANNOT LOG INTO THE FATCA REGISTRATION SYSTEM.
    
NEXT, YOU ARRIVE AT THE “FORGOT ACCESS CODE” PAGE.
    
IF YOU DO NOT KNOW YOUR FATCA ID, CLICK ON THE “I DO NOT KNOW MY FATCA ID” LINK.
    
YOU WILL BE DIRECTED TO ANOTHER PAGE WITH INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO RECOVER YOUR FATCA ID.

IF YOU DO KNOW YOUR FATCA ID, BUT YOU DO NOT KNOW YOUR ACCESS CODE, TYPE YOUR FATCA ID IN THE BOX, AS SHOWN HERE, THEN CLICK THE “NEXT” BUTTON.
    
THE CHALLENGE QUESTIONS YOU SELECTED EARLIER WILL SHOW UP.
    
ENTER YOUR ANSWERS AND CLICK THE “NEXT” BUTTON.
   
YOU WILL BE ASKED TO CREATE A NEW ACCESS CODE.

ENTER YOUR NEW ACCESS CODE AS SHOWN.
   
BE SURE TO MAKE NOTE OF THE CODE BECAUSE YOU WILL NEED IT EACH TIME YOU LOG INTO YOUR ACCOUNT.
   
RE-ENTER THE ACCESS CODE.    
   
CLICK THE “NEXT” BUTTON TO CONTINUE.
  
AFTER YOU HAVE CREATED A NEW ACCESS CODE, THE SYSTEM WILL LOG YOU IN.     
  
YOU WILL BE BROUGHT TO YOUR HOME PAGE, WHERE YOU CAN VIEW ACCOUNT INFORMATION AND PERFORM ACTIONS RELATED TO YOUR ACCOUNT.
   
BE SURE TO SHARE THIS NEW ACCESS CODE WITH OTHER AUTHORIZED POCs THAT SHARE THIS LOGIN INFORMATION.
    
YOU CAN FIND MORE INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR FATCA ID OR ACCESS CODE AT IRS.GOV/FATCA-REGISTRATION.

Page Last Reviewed or Updated: 15-Mar-2016