Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Revenue Procedure 2001-21, 16855-16856 [2011-6997]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 58 / Friday, March 25, 2011 / Notices will be posted on FTA’s public Web site at https://www.fta.dot.gov/or https:// fta.dot.gov/11039_11052.htm. Written comments submitted to TRACS will also be posted at the above Web address. Issued on March 21, 2011. Peter Rogoff, Administrator. [FR Doc. 2011–7027 Filed 3–24–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Office of Foreign Assets Control Unblocking of One Specially Designated Global Terrorist Pursuant to Executive Order 13224 Office of Foreign Assets Control, Treasury. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (‘‘OFAC’’) is removing the name of one individual, whose property and interests in property have been blocked pursuant to Executive Order 13224 of September 23, 2001, Blocking Property and Prohibiting Transactions With Persons Who Commit, Threaten To Commit, or Support Terrorism, from the list of Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons (‘‘SDN List’’). DATES: The removal of this individual from the SDN List is effective as of March 17, 2011. 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. SUPPLENTARY IMFORMATION: SUMMARY: The SDN List and additional information concerning OFAC are available from OFAC’s Web site (https://www.treasury.gov/ofac). Certain general information pertaining to OFAC’s sanctions programs also is Available via facsimile through a 24hour fax-on-demand service, tel.: 202/ 622–0077. erowe on DSK5CLS3C1PROD with NOTICES Background On September 23, 2001, the President issued Executive Order 13224 (the ‘‘Order’’) pursuant to the International Emergency Economic Powers Act, 50 U.S.C. 1701–1706, and the United Nations Participation Act of 1945, 22 U.S.C. 287c, imposing economic sanctions on persons who commit, threaten to commit, or support acts of 15:16 Mar 24, 2011 Jkt 223001 The removal of this individual’s name from the SDN List is effective as of March 17, 2011. All property and interests in property of the individual that are in or hereafter come within the United States or the possession or control of United States persons are now unblocked. Dated: March 17, 2011. Adam J. Szubin, Director, Office of Foreign Assets Control. [FR Doc. 2011–7096 Filed 3–24–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–AL–P Electronic and Facsimile Availability VerDate Mar<15>2010 terrorism. The President identified in the Annex to the Order various individuals and entities as subject to the economic sanctions. The Order authorizes the Secretary of the Treasury, in consultation with the Secretary of State, the Attorney General, and (pursuant to Executive Order 13284) the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, to designate additional persons or entities determined to meet certain criteria set forth in Executive Order 13224. The Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control has determined that this individual should be removed from the SDN List. The following designation is removed from the SDN List: PITONO, Joko (a.k.a. ABDUL MARTIN; a.k.a. ABDUL MATIN; a.k.a. AMAR UMAR; a.k.a. AMAR USMAN; a.k.a. ANAR USMAN; a.k.a. DJOKO SUPRIYANTO; a.k.a. DUL MATIN; a.k.a. DULMATIN; a.k.a. JAK IMRON; a.k.a. MUKTAMAR; a.k.a. NOVARIANTO; a.k.a. PINTONO, Joko; a.k.a. PITOYO, Joko; a.k.a. TOPEL); DOB 16 Jun 1970; alt. DOB 6 Jun 1970; POB Petarukan village, Pemalang, Central Java, Indonesia; nationality Indonesia (individual) [SDGT] DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Revenue Procedure 2001– 21 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 SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00132 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 16855 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 Revenue Procedure 2001–21, Debt RollUps. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before May 24, 2011 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Yvette Lawrence, Internal Revenue Service, room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20224. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the regulations should be directed to Ralph Terry at Internal Revenue Service, room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20224, or at (202)622–8144, or through the Internet at Ralph.M.Terry@irs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Debt Roll-Ups. OMB Number: 1545–1647. Revenue Procedure Number: Revenue Procedure 2001–21. Abstract: Revenue Procedure 2001–21 provides for an election that will facilitate the consolidation of two or more outstanding debt instruments into a single debt instrument. Under the election, taxpayers can treat certain exchanges of debt instruments as realization events for Federal income tax purposes even though the exchanges do not result in significant medications under section 1.1001–3 of the Income Tax Regulations. Current Actions: There are no changes to the paperwork burden relating to this revenue procedure at this time. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit organizations. Estimated Number of Respondents: 100. Estimated Time per Respondent: 45 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 75. The following paragraph applies to all 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. E:\FR\FM\25MRN1.SGM 25MRN1 16856 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 58 / Friday, March 25, 2011 / Notices 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: March 21, 2011. Yvette Lawrence, IRS Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2011–6997 Filed 3–24–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service [REG–208156–91] Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Regulation Project 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 existing final regulations, REG–208156–91 (TD 8929), Accounting for Long-Term Contracts (§ 1.460–1). DATES: Written comments should be received on or before May 24, 2011 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Yvette Lawrence, Internal Revenue Service, Room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20224. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or erowe on DSK5CLS3C1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:16 Mar 24, 2011 Jkt 223001 copies of the regulations should be directed to Ralph Terry at Internal Revenue Service, Room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20224, or at (202) 622–8144, or through the Internet at Ralph.M.Terry@irs.gov. 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. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Approved: March 21, 2011. Yvette Lawrence, IRS Reports Clearance Officer. Title: Accounting for Long-Term Contracts. OMB Number: 1545–1650. Regulation Project Number: REG– 208156–91. Abstract: The regulation requires the Commissioner to be notified of a taxpayer’s decision to sever or aggregate one or more long-term contracts under the regulations. The statement is needed so the Commissioner can determine whether the taxpayer properly severed or aggregated its contract(s). The regulations affect any taxpayer that manufactures or constructs property under long-term contracts. Current Actions: There are no changes to these existing regulations. Type of Review: Extension of s currently approved collection. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit organizations. Estimated Number of Respondents: 50,000. Estimated Time per Respondent: 15 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 12,500. 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 PO 00000 Frm 00133 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 [FR Doc. 2011–7111 Filed 3–24–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P U.S.-CHINA ECONOMIC AND SECURITY REVIEW COMMISSION Notice of Open Public Hearing U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission. ACTION: Notice of open public hearing— March 30, 2011 Washington, DC. AGENCY: Notice is hereby given of the following hearing of the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission. Name: William A. Reinsch, Chairman of the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission. The Commission is mandated by Congress to investigate, assess, and report to Congress annually on ‘‘the national security implications of the economic relationship between the United States and the People’s Republic of China.’’ Pursuant to this mandate, the Commission will hold a public hearing in Washington, DC on March 30, 2011, to address ‘‘Chinese State-Owned Enterprises and U.S.-China Bilateral Investment.’’ Background: This is the fourth public hearing the Commission will hold during its 2011 report cycle to collect input from leading academic, industry, and government experts on national security implications of the U.S. bilateral trade and economic relationship with China. The March 30 hearing will examine the nature and activities of state-owned enterprises in the People’s Republic of China as well as the patterns and implications of bilateral investment between the United States and China. The March 30 hearing will be co-chaired by Vice Chairman Daniel Slane and Commissioner Michael Wessel. Any interested party may file a written statement by March 30, 2011, by mailing to the contact below. A portion of each panel will include a question and answer period between the Commissioners and the witnesses. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\25MRN1.SGM 25MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 58 (Friday, March 25, 2011)]
[Notices]
[Pages 16855-16856]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-6997]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Internal Revenue Service


Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Revenue Procedure 2001-
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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 
Revenue Procedure 2001-21, Debt Roll-Ups.

DATES: Written comments should be received on or before May 24, 2011 to 
be assured of consideration.

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

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or 
copies of the regulations should be directed to Ralph Terry at Internal 
Revenue Service, room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, 
DC 20224, or at (202)622-8144, or through the Internet at 
Ralph.M.Terry@irs.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Title: Debt Roll-Ups.
    OMB Number: 1545-1647.
    Revenue Procedure Number: Revenue Procedure 2001-21.
    Abstract: Revenue Procedure 2001-21 provides for an election that 
will facilitate the consolidation of two or more outstanding debt 
instruments into a single debt instrument. Under the election, 
taxpayers can treat certain exchanges of debt instruments as 
realization events for Federal income tax purposes even though the 
exchanges do not result in significant medications under section 
1.1001-3 of the Income Tax Regulations.
    Current Actions: There are no changes to the paperwork burden 
relating to this revenue procedure at this time.
    Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.
    Affected Public: Business or other for-profit organizations.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 100.
    Estimated Time per Respondent: 45 minutes.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 75.
    The following paragraph applies to all 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.

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    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: March 21, 2011.
Yvette Lawrence,
IRS Reports Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 2011-6997 Filed 3-24-11; 8:45 am]
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