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- What is the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)?
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Unless otherwise disclosed in the offer document for the relevant financial product, a financial product or service issued or offered by Asgard is not a deposit with, investment in or other liability of Westpac, nor any other company within the Westpac Group. They are subject to investment risk, including possible delays in repayment and loss of income and principal invested. Neither Westpac nor any other company within the Westpac Group stands behind or otherwise guarantees the capital value or investment performance of any financial product or service issued or offered by Asgard.
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Asgard is the issuer of the Asgard accounts and services referred to on this website. In deciding whether to open, or to continue to hold, an Asgard account or service, you should consider the relevant Product Disclosure Statement or Financial Services Guide issued by Asgard. Copies can be obtained from Asgard or a financial adviser.
Westpac is the issuer of eCASH, CASH Connect, Fixed Term Deposits and the Money Market Investment Account. In deciding whether to invest in, or to continue to hold, one or more of these deposit products, you should consider the relevant Product Disclosure Statement (or other offer document) issued by Westpac. Copies can be obtained from Asgard or a financial adviser.
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Information about the relationships between Asgard and other Westpac Group companies and the remuneration (including commission) or other benefits that they and any other person can receive in respect of, or that is attributable to, the financial services they provide is set out in the general Financial Services Guide issued by Asgard.
Third Party Information and Links
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Australian and US laws in accordance with the reporting provisions, commonly known as the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA), requires all Financial Institutions to identify and report customers who may be US residents for taxation purposes to the Australian Taxation Office.
This will require Asgard to identify, and we may be required to report, certain US customers and investors to regulators.
If you are a US citizen or resident for taxation purposes, you must notify us when you open a new account or investment, by calling 1300 725 863 (9am – 5pm AEST, Monday to Friday). This applies to:
- Personal customers who are US citizens or residents for taxation purposes
- Business customers where either the entity or its controlling person(s) are US citizens or residents for taxation purposes
More information about FATCA can be obtained from the Australian Taxation Office or the US Internal Revenue Service.
If you are a US citizen or tax resident you need to notify us by calling 1300 725 863 (9am – 5pm AEST, Monday to Friday).