Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Forms 941, 941-PR, 941-SS, 941-X, 941-X(PR), Schedule B (Form 941), Schedule R (Form 941) and Schedule B (Form 941-PR), 51531-51532 [2010-20739]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 161 / Friday, August 20, 2010 / Notices Task 01–1—(Completed) Developing conformity of FRA’s regulations for accident/incident reporting (49 CFR Part 225) to revised regulations of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), U.S. Department of Labor, and to make appropriate revisions to the FRA Guide for Preparing Accident/Incident Reports (Reporting Guide). Task 08–01—(Completed) Report on the Nation’s Railroad Bridges. Report to FRA on the current state of railroad bridge safety management; update the findings and conclusions of the 1993 Summary Report of the FRA Railroad Bridge Safety Survey. Task No. 08–06—(Completed) Hours of Service Record Keeping and Reporting. Develop revised record keeping and reporting requirements for hours of service of railroad employees. Final rule published May 27, 2009, with an effective date of July 16, 2009. (74 FR 25330). Task No. 08–05—(Completed) Railroad Bridge Safety Assurance. Develop a rule encompassing the requirements of Section 417, Railroad Bridge Safety Assurance, of RSIA bridge failure. Final rule published July 15, 2010 (75 FR–41282). Task 06–02—(Completed) Track Safety Standards and Continuous Welded Rail. Issue requirements for inspection of joint bars in continuous welded rail (CWR) to detect cracks that could affect the integrity of the track structure published a Final Rule on August 25, 2009, with correcting amendment published October 21, 2009. Please refer to the notice published in the Federal Register on March 11, 1996, (61 FR 9740) for more information about the RSAC. Issued in Washington, DC, on August 16, 2010. Robert C. Lauby, Deputy Associate Administrator for Regulatory and Legislative Operations. [FR Doc. 2010–20635 Filed 8–19–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–06–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY sroberts on DSKD5P82C1PROD with NOTICES Office of the Comptroller of the Currency Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), Treasury. ACTION: ACTION: Notice and request for comment. AGENCY: The OCC, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:19 Aug 19, 2010 Jkt 220001 and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on a continuing information collection, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a respondent is not required to respond to, an information collection unless it displays a currently valid Office of Management and Budget (OMB) control number. The OCC is soliciting comment concerning an information collection titled, ‘‘Interagency Statement on Complex Structured Finance Transactions.’’ DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before September 20, 2010. ADDRESSES: Communications Division, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Mailstop 2–3, Attention: 1557–0229, 250 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20219. In addition, comments may be sent by fax to (202) 874–5274 or by electronic mail to regs.comments@occ.treas.gov. You may personally inspect and photocopy comments at the OCC, 250 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20219. For security reasons, the OCC requires that visitors make an appointment to inspect and photocopy comments. You may do so by calling (202) 874–4700. Upon arrival, visitors will be required to present valid government-issued photo identification and to submit to security screening in order to inspect and photocopy comments. Additionally, please send a copy of your comments to OCC Desk Officer, 1557–0229, by mail to U.S. Office of Management and Budget, 725 17th Street, NW., #10235, Washington, DC 20503, or by fax to (202) 395–6974. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: You may request additional information or a copy of the collection and supporting documentation submitted to OMB by contacting: Mary H. Gottlieb, (202) 874– 5090, Legislative and Regulatory Activities Division, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, 250 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20219. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Interagency Statement on Complex Structured Finance Transactions. OMB Control No.: 1557–0229. Type of Review: Regular review. Description: The statement describes the types of internal controls and risk management procedures that the agencies (OCC, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, Office of Thrift Supervision, and the Securities and Exchange Commission) consider particularly effective in helping financial institutions identify and PO 00000 Frm 00095 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 51531 address the reputational, legal, and other risks associated with complex structured finance transactions. Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit. Burden Estimates: Estimated Number of Respondents: 12. Estimated Number of Responses: 12. Estimated Annual Burden: 300 hours. Frequency of Response: On occasion. Comments: The OCC issued a 60-Day Federal Register notice concerning the collection on June 11, 2010. 75 FR 33385. No comments were received. Comments continue to be invited on: (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the OCC, including whether the information has practical utility; (b) The accuracy of the OCC’s estimate of the information collection burden; (c) Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; (d) Ways to minimize the burden of the collection 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. Dated: August 13, 2010. Michele Meyer, Assistant Director, Legislative and Regulatory Activities Division, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency. [FR Doc. 2010–20700 Filed 8–19–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–33–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Forms 941, 941–PR, 941– SS, 941–X, 941–X(PR), Schedule B (Form 941), Schedule R (Form 941) and Schedule B (Form 941–PR) 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, SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\20AUN1.SGM 20AUN1 51532 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 161 / Friday, August 20, 2010 / Notices Public Law 104–13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). Currently, the IRS is soliciting comments concerning Forms 941 (Employer’s Quarterly Federal Tax Return), 941–PR (Planilla Para La Declaracion Trimestral Del PatronoLaContribucion Federal Al Seguro Social Y Al Seguro Medicare), 941–SS (Employer’s Quarterly Federal Tax Return-American Samoa, Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, and the U.S. Virgin Islands), 941–X, Adjusted Employer’s Quarterly Federal Tax Return or Claim for Refund, 941–X(PR), Ajuste a la Declaracion Federal Trimestral del Patrono o Reclamacion de Reembolso, Schedule R, Allocation Schedule for Aggregated Form 941 Filers, Schedule B (Form 941) (Employer’s Record of Federal Tax Liability), and Schedule B (Form 941– PR) (Registro Suplementario De La Obligacion Contributiva Federal Del Patrono). Written comments should be received on or before October 19, 2010 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Gerald J. 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 form and instructions should be directed to R. Joseph Durbala at Internal Revenue Service, room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20224, or at (202) 622– 3634, or through the Internet at RJoseph.Durbala@irs.gov. DATES: sroberts on DSKD5P82C1PROD with NOTICES SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Employer’s Quarterly Federal Tax Return. OMB Number: 1545–0029. Form Numbers: 941, 941–PR, 941–SS, 941–X, 941–X(PR), Schedule R (Form 941), Schedule B (Form 941), and Schedule B (Form 941–PR). Abstract: Form 941 is used by employers to report payments made to employees subject to income and Social Security/Medicare taxes and the amounts of these taxes. Form 941–PR is used by employers in Puerto Rico to report Social Security and Medicare taxes only. Form 941–SS is used by employers in the U.S. possessions to report Social Security and Medicare taxes only. Schedule B is used by employers to record their employment tax liability. 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: Business or other forprofit organizations and individuals, VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:19 Aug 19, 2010 Jkt 220001 individuals or households, not-for-profit institutions, Federal government, and state, local or tribal governments. Estimated Number of Responses: 37,810,463. Estimated Time per Respondent: 10 hours, 16 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 388,256,964. 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: August 16, 2010. R. Joseph Durbala, IRS Tax Analyst. [FR Doc. 2010–20739 Filed 8–19–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 8942 and Notice 2010–45 Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: PO 00000 Frm 00096 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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 8942, Application for Certification of Qualified Investments Eligible for Credits and Grants Under the Qualifying Therapeutic Discovery Project Program and Notice 2010–45, Qualifying Therapeutic Discovery Project Credit. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before October 19, 2010 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Gerald J. 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 form and instructions should be directed to R. Joseph Durbala, (202) 622–3634, at Internal Revenue Service, room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20224, or through the Internet at RJoseph.Durbala@irs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Application for Certification of Qualified Investments Eligible for Credits and Grants Under the Qualifying Therapeutic Discovery Project Program. OMB Number: 1545–2175. Form Number: 8942. Abstract: Notice 2010–45, provides the procedures under which an eligible taxpayer may apply for certification from the Internal Revenue Service, in consultation with the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), of a qualified investment with respect to a qualifying therapeutic discovery project as eligible for a credit or grant under the qualifying therapeutic discovery project program established by section 9023(a) of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010. Use Form 8942 to apply for; certification of qualified investments eligible for a QTDP credit and a grant in lieu of the QTDP credit. 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: Businesses and other for-profit organizations. Estimated Number of Respondents: 1,201. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\20AUN1.SGM 20AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 161 (Friday, August 20, 2010)]
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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Internal Revenue Service


Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Forms 941, 941-PR, 941-
SS, 941-X, 941-X(PR), Schedule B (Form 941), Schedule R (Form 941) and 
Schedule B (Form 941-PR)

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,

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Public Law 104-13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). Currently, the IRS is 
soliciting comments concerning Forms 941 (Employer's Quarterly Federal 
Tax Return), 941-PR (Planilla Para La Declaracion Trimestral Del 
Patrono-LaContribucion Federal Al Seguro Social Y Al Seguro Medicare), 
941-SS (Employer's Quarterly Federal Tax Return-American Samoa, Guam, 
the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, and the U.S. Virgin 
Islands), 941-X, Adjusted Employer's Quarterly Federal Tax Return or 
Claim for Refund, 941-X(PR), Ajuste a la Declaracion Federal Trimestral 
del Patrono o Reclamacion de Reembolso, Schedule R, Allocation Schedule 
for Aggregated Form 941 Filers, Schedule B (Form 941) (Employer's 
Record of Federal Tax Liability), and Schedule B (Form 941-PR) 
(Registro Suplementario De La Obligacion Contributiva Federal Del 
Patrono).

DATES: Written comments should be received on or before October 19, 
2010 to be assured of consideration.

ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Gerald J. 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 form and instructions should be directed to R. Joseph 
Durbala at Internal Revenue Service, room 6129, 1111 Constitution 
Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20224, or at (202) 622-3634, or through the 
Internet at RJoseph.Durbala@irs.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Title: Employer's Quarterly Federal Tax Return.
    OMB Number: 1545-0029.
    Form Numbers: 941, 941-PR, 941-SS, 941-X, 941-X(PR), Schedule R 
(Form 941), Schedule B (Form 941), and Schedule B (Form 941-PR).
    Abstract: Form 941 is used by employers to report payments made to 
employees subject to income and Social Security/Medicare taxes and the 
amounts of these taxes. Form 941-PR is used by employers in Puerto Rico 
to report Social Security and Medicare taxes only. Form 941-SS is used 
by employers in the U.S. possessions to report Social Security and 
Medicare taxes only. Schedule B is used by employers to record their 
employment tax liability.
    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: Business or other for-profit organizations and 
individuals, individuals or households, not-for-profit institutions, 
Federal government, and state, local or tribal governments.
    Estimated Number of Responses: 37,810,463.
    Estimated Time per Respondent: 10 hours, 16 minutes.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 388,256,964.
    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: August 16, 2010.
R. Joseph Durbala,
IRS Tax Analyst.
[FR Doc. 2010-20739 Filed 8-19-10; 8:45 am]
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