General Services Administration Acquisition Regulation; Information Collection; Tax Adjustment Clause 552.270-30, 5847-5848 [E6-1461]

Download as PDF hsrobinson on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 23 / Friday, February 3, 2006 / Notices 418–7452 or e-mail: lisa.fowlkes@fcc.gov or Jean Ann Collins, Alternate Designated Federal Officer of the Panel at 202–418–2792 or e-mail: jeanann.collins@fcc.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Independent Panel announces procedures for interested persons to provide oral presentations at the Panel’s next meeting. The specific date, time and location of the next meeting will be announced in a subsequent notice. 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[FR Doc. 06–1057 Filed 2–2–06; 8:45 am] GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION BILLING CODE 6712–01–M [OMB Control No. 3090–0280] FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM General Services Administration Acquisition Regulation; Information Collection; Tax Adjustment Clause 552.270–30 Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies The companies listed in this notice have applied to the Board for approval, pursuant to the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956 (12 U.S.C. 1841 et seq.) (BHC Act), Regulation Y (12 CFR Part 225), and all other applicable statutes and regulations to become a bank holding company and/or to acquire the assets or the ownership of, control of, or the power to vote shares of a bank or bank holding company and all of the banks and nonbanking companies owned by the bank holding company, including the companies listed below. The applications listed below, as well as other related filings required by the Board, are available for immediate inspection at the Federal Reserve Bank indicated. The application also will be available for inspection at the offices of the Board of Governors. Interested persons may express their views in writing on the standards enumerated in the BHC Act (12 U.S.C. 1842(c)). If the proposal also involves the acquisition of a nonbanking company, the review also includes whether the acquisition of the nonbanking company complies with the standards in section 4 of the BHC Act (12 U.S.C. 1843). Unless otherwise noted, nonbanking activities will be conducted throughout the United States. Additional information on all bank holding companies may be obtained from the National Information Center website at http://www.ffiec.gov/nic/. Unless otherwise noted, comments regarding each of these applications must be received at the Reserve Bank indicated or the offices of the Board of Governors not later than March 2, 2006. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City (Donna J. Ward, Assistant Vice President) 925 Grand Avenue, Kansas City, Missouri 64198-0001: 1. First Fidelity Bancorp, Inc., Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, to acquire 100 percent of the voting shares of First Fidelity Bank, National Association, Phoenix, Arizona (in organization). PO 00000 Frm 00047 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Office of the Chief Acquisition Officer, General Services Administration (GSA). ACTION: Notice of request for comments regarding a renewal to an existing OMB clearance. AGENCY: SUMMARY: Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), the General Services Administration has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve a renewal of a currently approved information collection requirement regarding tax adjustments under leasehold acquisitions. A request for public comments was published at 70 FR 72301, December 2, 2005. No comments were received. This collection requires contractors to submit information to the Government to substantiate an increase or decrease in real estate taxes under a leasehold acquisition so that the Government can make tax adjustments as necessary to the leasehold acquisition. Information collected under this authority is necessary to assess proper tax adjustments against each leasehold acquisition. Public comments are particularly invited on: Whether this collection of information is necessary and whether it will have practical utility; whether our estimate of the public burden of this collection of information is accurate, and based on valid assumptions and methodology; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected. DATES: Submit comments on or before: March 6, 2006. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Gerald Zaffos, Contract Policy Division, at telephone (202) 208–6091 or via email to gerald.zaffos@gsa.gov. ADDRESSES: Submit comments regarding this burden estimate or any other aspect of this collection of information, including suggestions for reducing this E:\FR\FM\03FEN1.SGM 03FEN1 5848 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 23 / Friday, February 3, 2006 / Notices burden to Ms. Jeanette Thornton, GSA Desk Officer, OMB, Room 10236, NEOB, Washington, DC 20503, and a copy to the Regulatory Secretariat (VIR), General Services Administration, Room 4035, 1800 F Street, NW., Washington, DC 20405. Please cite OMB Control No. 3090–0280, Tax Adjustment Clause 552.270–30, in all correspondence. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Dated: January 31, 2006. Gerald Zaffos, Director, Contract Policy Division. [FR Doc. E6–1461 Filed 2–2–06; 8:45 am] A. Purpose Office of the Secretary The General Services Administration (GSA) has various mission responsibilities related to the acquisition and provision supply, service, and leasehold acquisitions. These mission responsibilities generate requirements that are realized through the solicitation and award of various types of contracts. Individual solicitations and resulting contracts may impose unique information collection and reporting requirements on contractors, not required by regulation, but necessary to evaluate particular program accomplishments, measure success in meeting program objectives, or adjust acquisition requirements. Leasehold acquisitions provide for real estate tax adjustments due to changes in real estate taxes on land and buildings occupied by the Government. In a leasehold acquisition, the lessor shall provide the following information regarding real estate taxes: (1) Any notice which may affect the valuation of land and buildings covered by this lease for real estate tax purposes; (2) Any notice of a tax credit or tax refund related to land and buildings covered by this lease; and (3) Each tax bill related to land and building covered by this lease. The lessor is also required to provide the contracting officer a proper invoice including evidence of payment to receive the tax adjustment. Depending on the leasehold acquisition, the tax adjustment can result in either the lessor receiving a credit or the Government receiving a credit. [Document Identifier: OS–0990–New; 60-day notice] hsrobinson on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES B. Annual Reporting Burden Respondents: 7041. Responses Per Respondent: 1. Total Responses: 7041. Hours Per Response: 6. Total Burden Hours: 42,246. Obtaining Copies Of Proposals: Requesters may obtain a copy of the information collection documents from the General Services Administration, Regulatory Secretariat (VIR), 1800 F Street, NW., Room 4035, Washington, DC 20405, telephone (202) 208–7312. Please cite OMB Control No. 3090–0280, Tax Adjustment Clause 552.270–30, in all correspondence. VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:00 Feb 02, 2006 Jkt 208001 BILLING CODE 6820–61–S DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request Office of the Secretary, Office of Women’s Health. In compliance with the requirement of section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Office of the Secretary (OS), Department of Health and Human Services, is publishing the following summary of a proposed collection for public comment. Interested persons are invited to send comments regarding this burden estimate or any other aspect of this collection of information, including any of the following subjects: (1) The necessity and utility of the proposed information collection for the proper performance of the agency’s functions; (2) the accuracy of the estimated burden; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology to minimize the information collection burden. Type of Information Collection Request: Regular Clearance, New collection. Title of Information Collection: National Women’s Health Week (NWHW) Survey. Form/OMB No.: OS–0990–New. Use: The Office of Women’s Health will evaluate how National Women’s Health Week (NWHW) is implemented across the country, and to assess whether or not NWHW is reaching its program objectives, with an emphasis on messages, delivery mechanisms, levels of outreach and contact, and partnership strategies. Frequency: Reporting, on occasion. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit, not-for-profit institutions, Federal, State, local or tribal government. Annual Number of Respondents: 1,400. Total Annual Responses: 2,800. Average Burden Per Response: 1 hour. AGENCY: PO 00000 Frm 00048 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Total Annual Hours: 700. To obtain copies of the supporting statement and any related forms for the proposed paperwork collections referenced above, access the HHS Web site address at http://www.hhs.gov/ocio/ infocollect/pending/ or e-mail your request, including your address, phone number, OMB number, and OS document identifier, to naomi.cook@hhs.gov, or call the Reports Clearance Office on (202) 690–6162. Written comments and recommendations for the proposed information collections must be received within 60-days, and directed to the OS Paperwork Clearance Officer at the following address: Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Secretary, Assistant Secretary for Budget, Technology, and Finance, Office of Information and Resource Management, Attention: Naomi Cook (0990–New), Room 531–H, 200 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20201. Dated: January 25, 2006. Robert E. Polson, Office of the Secretary, Paperwork Reduction Act Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. E6–1490 Filed 2–2–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4150–33–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Office of the Secretary [Document Identifier: OS–0990–0269; 60day notice] Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request Office of the Secretary. In compliance with the requirement of section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Office of the Secretary (OS), Department of Health and Human Services, is publishing the following summary of a proposed collection for public comment. Interested persons are invited to send comments regarding this burden estimate or any other aspect of this collection of information, including any of the following subjects: (1) The necessity and utility of the proposed information collection for the proper performance of the agency’s functions; (2) the accuracy of the estimated burden; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology to minimize the information collection burden. AGENCY: E:\FR\FM\03FEN1.SGM 03FEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 23 (Friday, February 3, 2006)]
[Notices]
[Pages 5847-5848]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E6-1461]


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GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION

[OMB Control No. 3090-0280]


General Services Administration Acquisition Regulation; 
Information Collection; Tax Adjustment Clause 552.270-30

AGENCY: Office of the Chief Acquisition Officer, General Services 
Administration (GSA).

ACTION: Notice of request for comments regarding a renewal to an 
existing OMB clearance.

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SUMMARY: Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 
(44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), the General Services Administration has 
submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to 
review and approve a renewal of a currently approved information 
collection requirement regarding tax adjustments under leasehold 
acquisitions. A request for public comments was published at 70 FR 
72301, December 2, 2005. No comments were received. This collection 
requires contractors to submit information to the Government to 
substantiate an increase or decrease in real estate taxes under a 
leasehold acquisition so that the Government can make tax adjustments 
as necessary to the leasehold acquisition. Information collected under 
this authority is necessary to assess proper tax adjustments against 
each leasehold acquisition.
    Public comments are particularly invited on: Whether this 
collection of information is necessary and whether it will have 
practical utility; whether our estimate of the public burden of this 
collection of information is accurate, and based on valid assumptions 
and methodology; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of 
the information to be collected.

DATES: Submit comments on or before: March 6, 2006.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Gerald Zaffos, Contract Policy 
Division, at telephone (202) 208-6091 or via e-mail to 
gerald.zaffos@gsa.gov.

ADDRESSES: Submit comments regarding this burden estimate or any other 
aspect of this collection of information, including suggestions for 
reducing this

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burden to Ms. Jeanette Thornton, GSA Desk Officer, OMB, Room 10236, 
NEOB, Washington, DC 20503, and a copy to the Regulatory Secretariat 
(VIR), General Services Administration, Room 4035, 1800 F Street, NW., 
Washington, DC 20405. Please cite OMB Control No. 3090-0280, Tax 
Adjustment Clause 552.270-30, in all correspondence.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

A. Purpose

    The General Services Administration (GSA) has various mission 
responsibilities related to the acquisition and provision supply, 
service, and leasehold acquisitions. These mission responsibilities 
generate requirements that are realized through the solicitation and 
award of various types of contracts. Individual solicitations and 
resulting contracts may impose unique information collection and 
reporting requirements on contractors, not required by regulation, but 
necessary to evaluate particular program accomplishments, measure 
success in meeting program objectives, or adjust acquisition 
requirements. Leasehold acquisitions provide for real estate tax 
adjustments due to changes in real estate taxes on land and buildings 
occupied by the Government. In a leasehold acquisition, the lessor 
shall provide the following information regarding real estate taxes: 
(1) Any notice which may affect the valuation of land and buildings 
covered by this lease for real estate tax purposes; (2) Any notice of a 
tax credit or tax refund related to land and buildings covered by this 
lease; and (3) Each tax bill related to land and building covered by 
this lease. The lessor is also required to provide the contracting 
officer a proper invoice including evidence of payment to receive the 
tax adjustment. Depending on the leasehold acquisition, the tax 
adjustment can result in either the lessor receiving a credit or the 
Government receiving a credit.

B. Annual Reporting Burden

    Respondents: 7041.
    Responses Per Respondent: 1.
    Total Responses: 7041.
    Hours Per Response: 6.
    Total Burden Hours: 42,246.
    Obtaining Copies Of Proposals: Requesters may obtain a copy of the 
information collection documents from the General Services 
Administration, Regulatory Secretariat (VIR), 1800 F Street, NW., Room 
4035, Washington, DC 20405, telephone (202) 208-7312. Please cite OMB 
Control No. 3090-0280, Tax Adjustment Clause 552.270-30, in all 
correspondence.

    Dated: January 31, 2006.
Gerald Zaffos,
Director, Contract Policy Division.
[FR Doc. E6-1461 Filed 2-2-06; 8:45 am]
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