That's why we created this guide to help individuals file FBARs (aka FinCEN Form 144, aka TD F 90-22.1) themselves. In the video below, Anthony walks step by step through the process and talks about filing deadlines, exactly what should be reported, and what to do if you have improperly or unfiled FBARs. Feel free to skip right down to the video...
The First FBAR filings
It used to be that you filed paper FBARs, but this is no longer the case. Now FBARs are all filed online. So the next question is, where do you file an FBAR online?
We recommend that you use a PDF form for online FBAR filing, not the "Online form"
Individuals have the option of using a PDF form and uploading it, or using an online form. We recommends creating a PDF and uploading it as it is easier to correct any mistakes, and you can save your work.
Do not open the FBAR PDF form in your browser
If you do, you may get something that looks like this: