Money-Laundering Red Flags
This content of this appendix on various red flags comes from the Federal Financial Institution Examination Council (www.ffiec.gov/bsa_aml_infobase/documents/BSA_AML_Man_2014.pdf, pages F-1 to F-9).
Customers Who Provide Insufficient or Suspicious Information
- A customer uses unusual or suspicious identification documents that cannot be readily verified.
- A customer provides an individual taxpayer identification number after having previously used a Social Security number.
- A customer uses different taxpayer identification numbers with variations of his or her name.
- A business is reluctant, when establishing a new account, to provide complete information ...