This survey is authorized by the International Investment and Trade in Services Survey Act. U.S. entities that receive this survey from BEA, or that have transactions with foreign persons covered by the survey, are required to complete and return the survey to BEA.

Data reported on this survey are confidential and may be used only for analytical or statistical purposes. Without your prior written permission, the information filed on the survey cannot be presented in a manner that allows it to be individually identified. Your survey cannot be used for purposes of taxation, investigation, or regulation. Copies retained in your files are immune from legal process.