U.S. persons with foreign affiliates may be required to file, depending on their reporting requirements, a BE-10 report with the U.S. Commerce Department’s Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) by either May 29 or June 30, 2015.
The BE-10 Benchmark Survey of U.S. Direct Investment Abroad is not an IRS form. Rather, this report implements a requirement for a U.S. government benchmarking survey to secure economic data on the operations of U.S. parent companies and their foreign affiliates. A response is required from persons subject to the reporting requirements of the BE-10 survey, whether or not they are contacted by the BEA.
Information regarding the BE-10 report and the BE-10 instructions can be found on the BEA website.
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