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Scott Macdonald


Scott specialises in structured finance transactions, including CLOs, repackagings, structured funds and fund derivative products.  He is a lead partner on the FATCA/Tax Information Exchange team focusing specifically on the structured finance sector.  Scott advises clients on legal issues under US FATCA and UK FATCA ranging from entity classification, availability of exemptions, reportable accounts, application of the account due diligence rules, and notification and reporting obligations.  Scott is advising a significant number of CDO/CLO issuers and structured finance entities on the delegation of FATCA due diligence and reporting services to leading institutional paying agents.  He is also part of the team focusing on the OECD Common Reporting Standard.

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