Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Regulation Project, 15679 [E5-1371]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 58 / Monday, March 28, 2005 / Notices request for OMB approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology; and (e) estimates of capital or start-up costs and costs of operation, maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information. Approved: March 18, 2005. Glenn Kirkland, IRS Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. E5–1370 Filed 3–25–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service [Regulation Section 601.201] Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Regulation Project Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Department of the Treasury, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104–13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). Currently, the IRS is soliciting comments concerning an existing regulation, 26 CFR 601.201, Instructions for Requesting Rulings and Determination Letters. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before May 27, 2005 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Glenn Kirkland, Internal Revenue Service, room 6516, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20224. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection should be directed to Allan Hopkins, at (202) 622–6665, or at Internal Revenue VerDate jul<14>2003 15:12 Mar 25, 2005 Jkt 205001 Service, room 6516, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20224, or through the internet, at Allan.M.Hopkins@irs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Instructions for Requesting Rulings and Determination Letters. OMB Number: 1545–0819. Regulation Project Number: 26 CFR 601.201. Abstract: The IRS issues rulings letters and determination letters to taxpayers interpreting and applying the tax laws to a specific set of facts. The procedural regulations set forth the instructions for requesting ruling and determination letters. Current Actions: There is no change to the collection of information in this existing regulation. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: All taxpayers. Estimated Number of Respondents: 271,914. Estimated Time Per Respondent: The estimated annual burden per respondent various from 15 minutes to 1 hour, depending on individual circumstances, with an estimated of 55 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 248,496. The following paragraph applies to all of the collections of information covered by this notice: An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to, a collection of information unless the collection of information displays a valid OMB control number. Books or records relating to a collection of information must be retained as long as their contents may become material in the administration of any internal revenue law. Generally, tax returns and tax return information are confidential, as required by 26 U.S.C. 6103. Request For Comments: Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology; and (e) estimates of capital PO 00000 Frm 00067 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 15679 or start-up costs and costs of operation, maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information. Approved: March 21, 2005. Glenn Kirkland, IRS Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. E5–1371 Filed 3–25–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Revenue Procedure 2002– 16 Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Department of the Treasury, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104–13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). Currently, the IRS is soliciting comments concerning Revenue Procedure 2002–16, Optional Election to Make Monthly Section 706 Allocations. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before May 27, 2005, to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Glenn Kirkland, Internal Revenue Service, room 6516, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20224. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the regulations should be directed to Larnice Mack at Internal Revenue Service, room 6512, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20224, or at (202) 622–3179, or through the Internet at Larnice.Mack@irs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Optional Election to Make Monthly Section 706 Allocations. OMB Number: 1545–1768. Revenue Procedure Number: Revenue Procedure 2002–16. Abstract: Revenue Procedure 2002–16 allows certain partnerships with money market fund partners to make an optional election to close the partnership’s books on a monthly basis with respect to the money market fund partners. E:\FR\FM\28MRN1.SGM 28MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 58 (Monday, March 28, 2005)]
[Notices]
[Page 15679]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E5-1371]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Internal Revenue Service

[Regulation Section 601.201]


Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Regulation Project

AGENCY: Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury.

ACTION: Notice and request for comments.

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SUMMARY: The Department of the Treasury, as part of its continuing 
effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general 
public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment 
on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by 
the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13 (44 U.S.C. 
3506(c)(2)(A)). Currently, the IRS is soliciting comments concerning an 
existing regulation, 26 CFR 601.201, Instructions for Requesting 
Rulings and Determination Letters.

DATES: Written comments should be received on or before May 27, 2005 to 
be assured of consideration.

ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Glenn Kirkland, Internal 
Revenue Service, room 6516, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, 
DC 20224.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or 
copies of the information collection should be directed to Allan 
Hopkins, at (202) 622-6665, or at Internal Revenue Service, room 6516, 
1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20224, or through the 
internet, at Allan.M.Hopkins@irs.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    Title: Instructions for Requesting Rulings and Determination 
Letters.
    OMB Number: 1545-0819.
    Regulation Project Number: 26 CFR 601.201.
    Abstract: The IRS issues rulings letters and determination letters 
to taxpayers interpreting and applying the tax laws to a specific set 
of facts. The procedural regulations set forth the instructions for 
requesting ruling and determination letters.
    Current Actions: There is no change to the collection of 
information in this existing regulation.
    Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.
    Affected Public: All taxpayers.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 271,914.
    Estimated Time Per Respondent: The estimated annual burden per 
respondent various from 15 minutes to 1 hour, depending on individual 
circumstances, with an estimated of 55 minutes.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 248,496.
    The following paragraph applies to all of the collections of 
information covered by this notice:
    An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required 
to respond to, a collection of information unless the collection of 
information displays a valid OMB control number. Books or records 
relating to a collection of information must be retained as long as 
their contents may become material in the administration of any 
internal revenue law. Generally, tax returns and tax return information 
are confidential, as required by 26 U.S.C. 6103.
    Request For Comments: Comments submitted in response to this notice 
will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval. All 
comments will become a matter of public record. Comments are invited 
on: (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the 
proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether 
the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the 
agency's estimate of the burden of the collection of information; (c) 
ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to 
be collected; (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of 
information on respondents, including through the use of automated 
collection techniques or other forms of information technology; and (e) 
estimates of capital or start-up costs and costs of operation, 
maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information.

    Approved: March 21, 2005.
Glenn Kirkland,
IRS Reports Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. E5-1371 Filed 3-25-05; 8:45 am]
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