Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Forms 945, 945-A, and 945-V, 44849 [2010-18689]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 145 / Thursday, July 29, 2010 / Notices WReier-Aviles on DSKGBLS3C1PROD with NOTICES Current Actions: There are no changes being made to the announcement at this time. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit organizations, and Not-for-profit institutions. Estimated Number of Respondents: 200. Estimated Time per Respondent: 60 hours. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 12,000. 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 2, 2010. Gerald Shields, Supervisory Tax Analyst. [FR Doc. 2010–18687 Filed 7–28–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 12:45 Jul 28, 2010 Jkt 220001 DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Forms 945, 945–A, and 945–V Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: 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 945, Annual Return of Withheld Federal Income Tax; Form 945–A, Annual Record of Federal Tax Liability; and Form 945–V, Form 945 Payment Voucher. SUMMARY: Written comments should be received on or before September 27, 2010 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Gerald Shields, Internal Revenue Service, room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20224. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the forms and instructions should be directed to Allan Hopkins at Internal Revenue Service, room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20224, or at (202) 622– 6665, or through the Internet at Allan.M.Hopkins@irs.gov. DATES: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Annual Return of Withheld Federal Income Tax (Form 945), Annual Record of Federal Tax Liability (Form 945–A), and Form 945 Payment Voucher (Form 945–V). OMB Number: 1545–1430. Form Numbers: 945, 945–A, and 945– V. Abstract: Form 945 is used to report income tax witholding on nonpayroll payments including backup withholding and withholding on pensions, annuities, IRAs, military retirement, and gambling winnings. Form 945–A is used to report nonpayroll tax liabilities. Form 945–V is a payment voucher that is used by those taxpayers who submit a payment with their return. Current Actions: There is no change in the paperwork burden previously PO 00000 Frm 00094 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 44849 approved by OMB. This form is being submitted for renewal purposes only. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit organizations, individuals or households, not-for-profit institutions, farms, and Federal, state, local or tribal governments. Estimated Number of Respondents: 518,968. Estimated Time per Respondent: 4 hours, 20 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 2,244,817. 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: June 28, 2010. Gerald Shields, Supervisory Tax Analyst. [FR Doc. 2010–18689 Filed 7–28–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P E:\FR\FM\29JYN1.SGM 29JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 145 (Thursday, July 29, 2010)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-18689]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Internal Revenue Service


Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Forms 945, 945-A, and 
945-V

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 945, Annual Return of Withheld Federal Income Tax; Form 945-A, 
Annual Record of Federal Tax Liability; and Form 945-V, Form 945 
Payment Voucher.

DATES: Written comments should be received on or before September 27, 
2010 to be assured of consideration.

ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Gerald Shields, Internal 
Revenue Service, room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, 
DC 20224.

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

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    Title: Annual Return of Withheld Federal Income Tax (Form 945), 
Annual Record of Federal Tax Liability (Form 945-A), and Form 945 
Payment Voucher (Form 945-V).
    OMB Number: 1545-1430.
    Form Numbers: 945, 945-A, and 945-V.
    Abstract: Form 945 is used to report income tax witholding on 
nonpayroll payments including backup withholding and withholding on 
pensions, annuities, IRAs, military retirement, and gambling winnings. 
Form 945-A is used to report nonpayroll tax liabilities. Form 945-V is 
a payment voucher that is used by those taxpayers who submit a payment 
with their return.
    Current Actions: There is no change in the paperwork burden 
previously approved by OMB. This form is being submitted for renewal 
purposes only.
    Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.
    Affected Public: Business or other for-profit organizations, 
individuals or households, not-for-profit institutions, farms, and 
Federal, state, local or tribal governments.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 518,968.
    Estimated Time per Respondent: 4 hours, 20 minutes.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 2,244,817.
    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: June 28, 2010.
Gerald Shields,
Supervisory Tax Analyst.
[FR Doc. 2010-18689 Filed 7-28-10; 8:45 am]
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