NORTH: March 21, 2016 | Gringo Gazette

NORTH: March 21, 2016

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Uncle Sam Peeking At Your Mexican Account
By ORLANDO GOTAY

By now, you may have heard that under the FATCA law, the US Treasury and the Mexican Tax Service (SAT) have entered into agreements to exchange financial information.  The purpose:  to discover those who have assets or income in one country, which should have been reported and taxed by the other.

It’s Colecta Time!
By FLO NIGHTENGALE

Every year between March 7 and May 7 the Red Cross sends can shakers out all over the country. What, you thought it was just here in northern Baja? Think outside the state.

Que Pasa in Baja?
By OLIVER QUINTERO

Drug-free government. Baja government officials were just drug tested.  This indignity has been mandatory since in 2013 as part of a “Public service accountability” law that was passed requiring all officials to take the test every year before the end of march.