• If your company was acquired by a U.S. company during the 2018 reporting period, please mark “yes” to question 2, on page 2 of the survey and provide additional information about your company’s ownership status as required.
  • If your company was purchased by a foreign company, complete the survey as it pertains to you and go to http://bea.gov/surveys/fdiusurv.htm for information on foreign direct investment survey requirements.
  • If your company acquired and has voting control of another U.S. company, your BE-140 survey should consolidate their transactions for the entire reporting period.