FinCEN Seeks Input on Banks’ Collecting Partial Social Security Numbers for Customer Identification Programs

On March 28, 2024, the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN), in consultation with the U.S. banking agencies and the National Credit Union Administration, issued a request for information (RFI) regarding the customer identification program (CIP) requirement for depository institutions (referred to herein as banks) to collect tax identification numbers (TINs).Comments are due by May 28, 2024.