The newspaper, citing two Russian federal officials and a
source close to the Kremlin, said the U.S. has been silent about
"They obviously took a pause in the talks," an official said.
Scheduled to take effect on July 1, FATCA will require foreign
banks to share information with the Internal Revenue Service
about Americans' accounts worth more than $50,000.
The United States and European Union have already sanctioned
some Russian officials and Bank Rossiya over Moscow's annexation
of Ukraine's Crimea peninsula, which instigated the most serious
East-West spat since the end the of Cold War more than 20 years
(Reporting by Vladimir Soldatkin;
editing by Kim Coghill)
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