How to correct / amend a SAR
If a SAR you filed was accepted by FinCEN with status
FINCEN_ACCEPTED and you later realize you made a mistake or omitted important information, you can file a
Corrected / Amended Report.
In this case, you need one thing:
<sar_id>of the specific SAR filing that needs to be amended or corrected
How to correct or amend a report
To preserve a clean record, you MUST duplicate a SAR to amend it.
To submit an amended/corrected report, follow these steps:
- Go to
<sar_id>with the id provided.
- Click the Duplicate button.
- In the Home form, check the Type of filing as
Correct/Amend prior report.
- Record the
BSA idof the prior report that you are amending. You can find the
BSA idof the previous SAR by searching for it on Report Filings page.
- Ensure the report is completely filled out and has the corrections.
- Submit the amended report.
Updated 2 months ago