United States of America

Find details about the United States of America's commitments to and implementation of beneficial ownership transparency reforms

Records last updated: 04 April 2024

Contact person: Tymon Kiepe

Committed to one or more

  • Live register
    Following the launch of one or more beneficial ownership registers, a country is labelled as Live register.

Implemented one or more

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Implementation details

Beneficial Ownership Information System (BOIS)

Beneficial Ownership Information System (BOIS)
Register launched
Threshold used to determine beneficial ownership
Structured data publicly available
Published as BODS
Available via API

Commitment details

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  • The US included broad anti-money laundering reforms, including the Corporate Transparency Act (CTA), in the 2020 National Defense Authorization Act. The CTA will create a beneficial ownership register within the US Department of the Treasury's Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN), requiring certain companies to report information on their beneficial owners to FinCEN. [15 December 2020] link to commitment