Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 1041-QFT, 42155 [E9-19936]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 160 / Thursday, August 20, 2009 / Notices maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: sroberts on DSKD5P82C1PROD with NOTICES or through the Internet, at Dawn.E.Bidne@irs.gov. Approved: August 10, 2009. R. Joseph Durbala, IRS Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. E9–19969 Filed 8–19–09; 8:45 am] Title: Tax Return Preparer Complaint. OMB Number: 1545–XXXX. Form Number: Form XXXX. Abstract: This form was created to comply with TIGTA report 200840015, Complaints Against Return Preparers. This form will be used by taxpayers to report allegations of misconduct by tax return preparers. The form was created specifically for tax return preparer complaints and includes items necessary for the IRS to effectively evaluate the complaint and route to the appropriate function. Current Actions: This is a new collection. Type of Review: Approval of new collection. Affected Public: Individuals or households and businesses and other for-profits. Estimated Number of Respondents: 1,500. Estimated Average Time per Respondent: 1 hour. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 1,500 hours. 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, VerDate Nov<24>2008 16:07 Aug 19, 2009 Jkt 217001 BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 1041–QFT AGENCY: Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. 42155 Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit organizations. Estimated Number of Respondents: 15,000. Estimated Time per Respondent: 18 hr., 1 min. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 270,150. 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. 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 Form 1041–QT, U. S. Income Tax Return for Qualified Funeral Trusts. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before October 19, 2009 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to R. Joseph Durbala, Internal Revenue Service, Room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20224. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the form and instructions should be directed to Allan Hopkins at (202) 622–6665, or at Internal Revenue Service, Room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20224 or through the Internet at Allan.M.Hopkins@irs.gov. Approved: July 20, 2009. R. Joseph Durbala, IRS Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. E9–19936 Filed 8–19–09; 8:45 am] SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: BILLING CODE 4830–01–P Title: U. S. Income Tax Return for Qualified Funeral Trusts. OMB Number: 1545–1593. Form Number: 1041–QFT. Abstract: Internal Revenue Code section 685 allows the trustee of a qualified funeral trust to elect to report and pay the tax for the trust. Form 1041–QFT is used for this purpose. The IRS uses the information on the form to determine that the trustee filed the proper return and paid the correct tax. Current Actions: There are no changes being made to the form at this time. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. PO 00000 Frm 00109 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 1000 AGENCY: Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. SUMMARY: The Department of the Treasury, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent E:\FR\FM\20AUN1.SGM 20AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 160 (Thursday, August 20, 2009)]
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[FR Doc No: E9-19936]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Internal Revenue Service


Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 1041-QFT

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 
Form 1041-QT, U. S. Income Tax Return for Qualified Funeral Trusts.

DATES: Written comments should be received on or before October 19, 
2009 to be assured of consideration.

ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to R. Joseph Durbala, Internal 
Revenue Service, Room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, 
DC 20224.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or 
copies of the form and instructions should be directed to Allan Hopkins 
at (202) 622-6665, or at Internal Revenue Service, Room 6129, 1111 
Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20224 or through the Internet 
at Allan.M.Hopkins@irs.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    Title: U. S. Income Tax Return for Qualified Funeral Trusts.
    OMB Number: 1545-1593.
    Form Number: 1041-QFT.
    Abstract: Internal Revenue Code section 685 allows the trustee of a 
qualified funeral trust to elect to report and pay the tax for the 
trust. Form 1041-QFT is used for this purpose. The IRS uses the 
information on the form to determine that the trustee filed the proper 
return and paid the correct tax.
    Current Actions: There are no changes being made to the form at 
this time.
    Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.
    Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit organizations.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 15,000.
    Estimated Time per Respondent: 18 hr., 1 min.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 270,150.
    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: July 20, 2009.
R. Joseph Durbala,
IRS Reports Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. E9-19936 Filed 8-19-09; 8:45 am]
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