Internal Revenue Service Advisory Council (IRSAC); Nominations, 21152-21153 [2010-9341]

Download as PDF srobinson on DSKHWCL6B1PROD with NOTICES 21152 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 77 / Thursday, April 22, 2010 / Notices Section 1 of the Order blocks, with certain exceptions, all property and interests in property that are in or hereafter come within the United States or the possession or control of United States persons, of: (1) Foreign persons listed in the Annex to the Order; (2) foreign persons determined by the Secretary of State, in consultation with the Secretary of the Treasury, the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security and the Attorney General, to have committed, or to pose a significant risk of committing, acts of terrorism that threaten the security of U.S. nationals or the national security, foreign policy, or economy of the United States; (3) persons determined by the Director of OFAC, in consultation with the Departments of State, Homeland Security and Justice, to be owned or controlled by, or to act for or on behalf of those persons listed in the Annex to the Order or those persons determined to be subject to subsection 1(b), 1(c), or 1(d)(i) of the Order; and (4) except as provided in section 5 of the Order and after such consultation, if any, with foreign authorities as the Secretary of State, in consultation with the Secretary of the Treasury, the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security and the Attorney General, deems appropriate in the exercise of his discretion, persons determined by the Director of OFAC, in consultation with the Departments of State, Homeland Security and Justice, to assist in, sponsor, or provide financial, material, or technological support for, or financial or other services to or in support of, such acts of terrorism or those persons listed in the Annex to the Order or determined to be subject to the Order or to be otherwise associated with those persons listed in the Annex to the Order or those persons determined to be subject to subsection 1(b), 1(c), or 1(d)(i) of the Order. On April 15, 2010 the Director of OFAC, in consultation with the Departments of State, Homeland Security, Justice and other relevant agencies, designated, pursuant to one or more of the criteria set forth in subsections 1(b), 1(c) or 1(d) of the Order, two individuals whose property and interests in property are blocked pursuant to Executive Order 13224. The list of designees is as follows: 1. MAZHAR, Mohammed (a.k.a. AZHAR, Mohammad; a.k.a. MAHAZAR, Maulawi Mohammad; a.k.a. MAZAR, Hakim Muhammed; a.k.a. MAZAR, Maulana; a.k.a. MAZHAR, Hakeem Mohammad; a.k.a. MAZHAR, Hakim; a.k.a. MAZHAR, Maulana Hakim Mohammad; a.k.a. MAZHAR, Mohammad; a.k.a. MAZHAR, Molana; VerDate Nov<24>2008 18:25 Apr 21, 2010 Jkt 220001 a.k.a. MAZHAR, Molavi Muhammad), ST 1/A, Block 2, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Karachi, Pakistan; DOB 5 Oct 1951; POB Azamgarh, Uttar Pradesh, India; nationality Pakistan; Passport KZ 550207 (Pakistan); alt. Passport G154297 (Pakistan); alt. Passport KC550207 (Pakistan) (individual) [SDGT]. 2. RAHIM, Mufti Abdul (a.k.a. HALIM, Mufti Muabdul; a.k.a. RAHEEM, Mufti Abdul; a.k.a. RAHIM, Mufti Abdur; a.k.a. ‘‘USTAAD SHEHEB’’), Karachi, Pakistan; DOB circa 1955; alt. DOB circa 1964; POB Sarghoda region, Punjab Province, Pakistan; nationality Pakistan (individual) [SDGT]. Dated: April 15, 2010. Barbara C. Hammerle, Acting Director, Office of Foreign Assets Control. [FR Doc. 2010–9250 Filed 4–21–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–AL–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Internal Revenue Service Advisory Council (IRSAC); Nominations AGENCY: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury. ACTION: Request for Applications. SUMMARY: The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) requests applications of individuals to be considered for selection as Internal Revenue Service Advisory Council (IRSAC) members. Nominations should describe and document the proposed member’s qualification for IRSAC membership, including the applicant’s knowledge of Circular 230 regulations and the applicant’s past or current affiliations and dealings with the particular tax segment or segments of the community that the applicant wishes to represent on the council. Applications will be accepted for current vacancies from qualified individuals and from professional and public interest groups that wish to have representatives on the IRSAC. The IRSAC is comprised of no more than thirty-five (35) appointed members; approximately twenty of these appointments will expire in December 2010. It is important that the IRSAC continue to represent a diverse taxpayer and stakeholder base. Accordingly, to maintain membership diversity, selection is based on the applicant’s qualifications as well as areas of expertise. The Internal Revenue Service Advisory Council (IRSAC) provides an organized public forum for IRS officials PO 00000 Frm 00176 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 and representatives of the public to discuss relevant tax administration issues. The council advises the IRS on issues that have a substantive effect on federal tax administration. As an advisory body designed to focus on broad policy matters, the IRSAC reviews existing tax policy and/or recommends policies with respect to emerging tax administration issues. The IRSAC suggests operational improvements, offers constructive observations regarding current or proposed IRS policies, programs, and procedures, and advises the IRS with respect to issues having substantive effect on federal tax administration. DATES: Written applications must be postmarked or faxed on or before June 18, 2010. ADDRESSES: Applications should be sent to National Public Liaison, CL:NPL:P, Room 7559 IR, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20224, Attn: Lorenza Wilds; or by e-mail: *public_liaison@irs.gov. Applications may be submitted by mail to the address above or faxed to 202–927–4123. Application packages are available on the Tax Professional’s Page, which is located on the IRS Internet Web site at http://www.irs.gov/taxpros/index.html. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Lorenza Wilds, 202–622–6440 (not a toll-free number). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: IRSAC was authorized under the Federal Advisory Committee Act, Public Law No. 92–463., the first Advisory Group to the Commissioner of Internal Revenue— or the Commissioner’s Advisory Group (‘‘CAG’’)—was established in 1953 as a ‘‘national policy and/or issue advisory committee.’’ Renamed in 1998, the Internal Revenue Service Advisory Council (IRSAC) reflects the agencywide scope of its focus as an advisory body to the entire agency. The IRSAC’s primary purpose is to provide an organized public forum for senior IRS executives and representatives of the public to discuss relevant tax administration issues. Conveying the public’s perception of IRS activities, the IRSAC is comprised of individuals who bring substantial, disparate experience and diverse backgrounds on the Council’s activities. Membership is balanced to include representation from the taxpaying public, the tax professional community, small and large businesses, state tax administration, and the payroll community. IRSAC members are appointed by the Commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service and serve a term of three years. There are four subcommittees of IRSAC, E:\FR\FM\22APN1.SGM 22APN1 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 77 / Thursday, April 22, 2010 / Notices the (Small Business/Self Employed (SB/ SE); Large Mid-Size Business (LMSB); Wage & Investment (W&I); and the Office of Professional Responsibility (OPR) subcommittee. Members are not paid for their services. However, travel expenses for working sessions, public meetings and orientation sessions, such as airfare, per diem, and transportation to and from airports, train stations, etc., are reimbursed within prescribed federal travel limitations. Receipt of applications will be acknowledged, these individuals contacted, and immediately thereafter, biographical information must be completed and returned to Ms. Lorenza Wilds in National Public Liaison within fifteen (15) days. In accordance with Department of Treasury Directive 21–03, a clearance process including annual tax checks, a Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) fingerprint check, and a practitioner check with the Office of Professional Responsibility will be conducted. ‘‘Federally-registered lobbyists cannot be members of the IRSAC.’’ Equal opportunity practices will be followed for all appointments to the IRSAC in accordance with the Department of Treasury and IRS policies. To ensure that the recommendations of the IRSAC have taken into account the needs of the diverse groups served by the IRS, membership shall include individuals who demonstrate the ability to represent minorities, women, and persons with disabilities. Dated: April 19, 2010. Candice Cromling, Director, National Public Liaison. [FR Doc. 2010–9341 Filed 4–21–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Office of Foreign Assets Control Unblocking of Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons Pursuant to Executive Order 12978 srobinson on DSKHWCL6B1PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: Office of Foreign Assets Control, Treasury. ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: The Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (‘‘OFAC’’) is publishing the names of thirteen individuals whose property and interests in property have been unblocked pursuant to Executive Order 12978 of October 21, 1995, Blocking Assets and Prohibiting Transactions With Significant Narcotics Traffickers. VerDate Nov<24>2008 18:25 Apr 21, 2010 Jkt 220001 DATES: The unblocking and removal from the list of Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons (‘‘SDN List’’) of the individuals identified in this notice whose property and interests in property were blocked pursuant to Executive Order 12978 of October 21, 1995, is effective on April 16, 2010. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Assistant Director, Compliance Outreach & Implementation, Office of Foreign Assets Control, Department of the Treasury, Washington, DC 20220, tel.: 202/622–2490. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Electronic and Facsimile Availability This document and additional information concerning OFAC are available from OFAC’s Web site (http:// www.treas.gov/ofac) or via facsimile through a 24-hour fax-on demand service at (202) 622–0077. Background On October 21, 1995, the President, invoking the authority, inter alia, of the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 U.S.C. 1701–1706) (‘‘IEEPA’’), issued Executive Order 12978 (60 FR 54579, October 24, 1995) (the ‘‘Order’’). In the Order, the President declared a national emergency to deal with the threat posed by significant foreign narcotics traffickers centered in Colombia and the harm that they cause in the United States and abroad. Section 1 of the Order blocks, with certain exceptions, all property and interests in property that are in the United States, or that hereafter come within the United States or that are or hereafter come within the possession or control of United States persons, of: (1) The persons listed in an Annex to the Order; (2) any foreign person determined by the Secretary of Treasury, in consultation with the Attorney General and Secretary of State: (a) To play a significant role in international narcotics trafficking centered in Colombia; or (b) to materially assist in, or provide financial or technological support for or goods or services in support of, the narcotics trafficking activities of persons designated in or pursuant to the Order; and (3) persons determined by the Secretary of the Treasury, in consultation with the Attorney General and the Secretary of State, to be owned or controlled by, or to act for or on behalf of, persons designated pursuant to the Order. On April 16, 2010, OFAC removed from the SDN List the individuals listed below, whose property and interests in property were blocked pursuant to the Order: PO 00000 Frm 00177 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 21153 1. FAVARONY URREA, Pedro F., c/o COPSERVIR LTDA., Bogota, Colombia; Cedula No. 167136671 (Colombia) (individual) [SDNT]. 2. MOGOLLON RUEDA, Eduardo, c/ o ALFA PHARMA S.A., Bogota, Colombia; c/o INVERSIONES RODRIGUEZ MORENO Y CIA. S. EN C., Cali, Colombia; c/o DEPOSITO POPULAR DE DROGAS S.A., Cali, Colombia; c/o DISTRIBUIDORA DE DROGAS CONDOR LTDA., Bogota, Colombia; DOB 5 Feb 1953; Cedula No. 19194691 (Colombia) (individual) [SDNT]. 3. ALMANZA BARRAZA, Alfonso Rafael, c/o CAJA SOLIDARIA, Bogota, Colombia; c/o COPSERVIR LTDA., Bogota, Colombia; c/o LITOPHARMA, Barranquilla, Colombia; Carrera 35 No. 43–62, Barranquilla, Colombia; Cedula No. 72206138 (Colombia) (individual) [SDNT]. 4. CALDERON ASCANIO, Reynaldo (a.k.a. CALDERON ASCANIO, Reinaldo), c/o COOPERATIVA DE TRABAJO ASOCIADO ACTIVAR, Bogota, Colombia; c/o COOPIFARMA, Bucaramanga, Colombia; c/o MEGAPHARMA LTDA., Bogota, Colombia; Calle 54 No. 23–10, Bucaramanga, Colombia; DOB 12 Jun 1978; Cedula No. 13541010 (Colombia) (individual) [SDNT]. 5. DAVILA RAMIREZ, Oscar Julio, c/ o COMERCIALIZADORA INTERTEL S.A., Cali, Colombia; c/o COPSERVIR LTDA., Bogota, Colombia; c/o CREDIREBAJA S.A., Cali, Colombia; c/ o DISTRIBUIDORA MIGIL CALI S.A., Cali, Colombia; c/o PROSALUD Y BIENSTAR S.A., Cali, Colombia; Cedula No. 16677937 (Colombia) (individual) [SDNT]. 6. GALVEZ RODRIGUEZ, Nancy, c/o CAJA SOLIDARIA, Bogota, Colombia; c/ o COPSERVIR LTDA., Bogota, Colombia; c/o COSMEPOP, Bogota, Colombia; c/o DISTRIBUIDORA DE DROGAS CONDOR S.A., Bogota, Colombia; c/o COOPCREAR, Bogota, Colombia; DOB 2 Dec 1954; Cedula No. 41703406 (Colombia); Passport 41703406 (Colombia) (individual) [SDNT]. 7. NAVARRO REYES, Fernando, c/o DROGAS LA REBAJA BARRANQUILLA S.A., Barranquilla, Colombia; c/o DROGAS LA REBAJA CALI S.A., Cali, Colombia; c/o DROGAS LA REBAJA BOGOTA S.A., Bogota, Colombia; c/o DROGAS LA REBAJA PEREIRA S.A., Pereira, Colombia; c/o DROGAS LA REBAJA PRINCIPAL S.A., Bogota, Colombia; c/o DEPOSITO POPULAR DE DROGAS S.A., Cali, Colombia; c/o DROGAS LA REBAJA NEIVA S.A., Neiva, Colombia; c/o SERVICIOS FARMACEUTICOS SERVIFAR S.A., E:\FR\FM\22APN1.SGM 22APN1

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[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 77 (Thursday, April 22, 2010)]
[Notices]
[Pages 21152-21153]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-9341]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Internal Revenue Service


Internal Revenue Service Advisory Council (IRSAC); Nominations

AGENCY: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury.

ACTION: Request for Applications.

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SUMMARY: The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) requests applications of 
individuals to be considered for selection as Internal Revenue Service 
Advisory Council (IRSAC) members. Nominations should describe and 
document the proposed member's qualification for IRSAC membership, 
including the applicant's knowledge of Circular 230 regulations and the 
applicant's past or current affiliations and dealings with the 
particular tax segment or segments of the community that the applicant 
wishes to represent on the council. Applications will be accepted for 
current vacancies from qualified individuals and from professional and 
public interest groups that wish to have representatives on the IRSAC. 
The IRSAC is comprised of no more than thirty-five (35) appointed 
members; approximately twenty of these appointments will expire in 
December 2010. It is important that the IRSAC continue to represent a 
diverse taxpayer and stakeholder base. Accordingly, to maintain 
membership diversity, selection is based on the applicant's 
qualifications as well as areas of expertise.
    The Internal Revenue Service Advisory Council (IRSAC) provides an 
organized public forum for IRS officials and representatives of the 
public to discuss relevant tax administration issues. The council 
advises the IRS on issues that have a substantive effect on federal tax 
administration. As an advisory body designed to focus on broad policy 
matters, the IRSAC reviews existing tax policy and/or recommends 
policies with respect to emerging tax administration issues. The IRSAC 
suggests operational improvements, offers constructive observations 
regarding current or proposed IRS policies, programs, and procedures, 
and advises the IRS with respect to issues having substantive effect on 
federal tax administration.

DATES: Written applications must be postmarked or faxed on or before 
June 18, 2010.

ADDRESSES: Applications should be sent to National Public Liaison, 
CL:NPL:P, Room 7559 IR, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 
20224, Attn: Lorenza Wilds; or by e-mail: *public_liaison@irs.gov. 
Applications may be submitted by mail to the address above or faxed to 
202-927-4123. Application packages are available on the Tax 
Professional's Page, which is located on the IRS Internet Web site at 
http://www.irs.gov/taxpros/index.html.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Lorenza Wilds, 202-622-6440 (not a 
toll-free number).

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: IRSAC was authorized under the Federal 
Advisory Committee Act, Public Law No. 92-463., the first Advisory 
Group to the Commissioner of Internal Revenue--or the Commissioner's 
Advisory Group (``CAG'')--was established in 1953 as a ``national 
policy and/or issue advisory committee.'' Renamed in 1998, the Internal 
Revenue Service Advisory Council (IRSAC) reflects the agency-wide scope 
of its focus as an advisory body to the entire agency. The IRSAC's 
primary purpose is to provide an organized public forum for senior IRS 
executives and representatives of the public to discuss relevant tax 
administration issues.
    Conveying the public's perception of IRS activities, the IRSAC is 
comprised of individuals who bring substantial, disparate experience 
and diverse backgrounds on the Council's activities. Membership is 
balanced to include representation from the taxpaying public, the tax 
professional community, small and large businesses, state tax 
administration, and the payroll community.
    IRSAC members are appointed by the Commissioner of the Internal 
Revenue Service and serve a term of three years. There are four 
subcommittees of IRSAC,

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the (Small Business/Self Employed (SB/SE); Large Mid-Size Business 
(LMSB); Wage & Investment (W&I); and the Office of Professional 
Responsibility (OPR) subcommittee.
    Members are not paid for their services. However, travel expenses 
for working sessions, public meetings and orientation sessions, such as 
airfare, per diem, and transportation to and from airports, train 
stations, etc., are reimbursed within prescribed federal travel 
limitations.
    Receipt of applications will be acknowledged, these individuals 
contacted, and immediately thereafter, biographical information must be 
completed and returned to Ms. Lorenza Wilds in National Public Liaison 
within fifteen (15) days. In accordance with Department of Treasury 
Directive 21-03, a clearance process including annual tax checks, a 
Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) fingerprint check, and a 
practitioner check with the Office of Professional Responsibility will 
be conducted. ``Federally-registered lobbyists cannot be members of the 
IRSAC.''
    Equal opportunity practices will be followed for all appointments 
to the IRSAC in accordance with the Department of Treasury and IRS 
policies. To ensure that the recommendations of the IRSAC have taken 
into account the needs of the diverse groups served by the IRS, 
membership shall include individuals who demonstrate the ability to 
represent minorities, women, and persons with disabilities.

    Dated: April 19, 2010.
Candice Cromling,
Director, National Public Liaison.
[FR Doc. 2010-9341 Filed 4-21-10; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4830-01-P