Dana Flynn

Director, Corporate Tax Department, BNP Paribas

Dana Flynn is a Director in the corporate tax department at BNP Paribas and is the global head of U.S. Information Reporting & Withholding, FATCA, and QI Advisory. As U.S. tax advisory, she works with various local and global divisions of BNP Paribas relating to their policy planning, implementation and compliance issues pertaining to various areas of U.S. domestic and non-resident withholding and information reporting, including the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) and Section 871(m) of the Internal Revenue Code.   As the global head of QI advisory, she also works closely with the bank’s Qualified Intermediary entities developing and implementing global policy, procedure and risk controls. Previously, she was a director within Group Tax at UBS where she was the Americas regional expert for FATCA. Ms. Flynn has been a guest speaker and chairperson at various tax information reporting and withholding conferences within the industry and is currently the Vice-Chair of IRPAC (Information Reporting Program Advisory Committee to the IRS) . She received her BA from Boston College and JD from Suffolk University Law School.