[openssl-users] good riddance to PayPal

Mike openSSL at MoreThan.org
Fri May 6 12:33:28 UTC 2016

On Fri, 6 May 2016 08:06:48 -0400
Steve Marquess <marquess at openssl.com> wrote:

> On 05/06/2016 07:45 AM, Salz, Rich wrote:
> >> Consider having the non-U.S. person do the account setup too.
> >>
> >> Banks are as scared of US jurisdiction as crypto engineers.
> > 
> > Yeah, we've done that.  Even to the point where one of the team was
> > going to get on a plane to fly to the Isle of Mann.
> > 
> > It's amazingly painful and difficult and so far not productive.
> > 
> > ...
> FATCA means that no "U.S. person" can have any access to the bank
> account; we are well and painfully aware of that, and it's not a
> problem. Only three of us fall in that category anyway; OpenSSL is
> not a U.S. centric organization. Our U.S. connections are only due to
> the circumstantial fact that the OpenSSL team member (me) who
> initially set up our banking arrangements happened to be American.

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You just have to love that:
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> -Steve M.

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