Advisory Group to the Internal Revenue Service Tax Exempt and Government Entities Division (TE/GE); Meeting, 31017-31018 [2011-13125]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 103 / Friday, May 27, 2011 / Notices Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit. Estimated Number of Respondents: 500. Estimated Time per Respondent: 1 Hour. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 2000 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: May 17, 2011. Yvette B. Lawrence, IRS Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2011–13134 Filed 5–26–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY jdjones on DSK8KYBLC1PROD with NOTICES Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Regulation Project Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:25 May 26, 2011 Jkt 223001 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)). The IRS is soliciting comments concerning information collection requirements related to New Markets Tax Credits. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before July 26, 2011 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Yvette B. 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 regulation should be directed to Joel Goldberger, (202) 927– 9368, Internal Revenue Service, room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20224, or through the Internet at Joel.P.Goldberger@irs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: New Markets Tax Credits. OMB Number: 1545–1765. Regulation Project Number: REG– 119436–01 (T.D. 9171). Abstract: These regulations finalize the rules relating to the new markets tax credit under section 45D and replace the temporary regulations which expired on December 23, 2004. A taxpayer making a qualified equity investment in a qualified community development entity that has received a new markets tax credit allocation may claim a 5percent tax credit with respect to the qualified equity investment on each of the first 3 credit allowance dates and a 6-percent tax credit with respect to the qualified equity investment on each of the remaining 4 credit allowance dates. Current Actions: There is no change to this existing regulation. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit organizations. Estimated Number of Respondents: 816. Estimated Time per Respondents: 15 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 210. 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 displays a valid SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00116 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 31017 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: May 12, 2011. Yvette B. Lawrence, IRS Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2011–13135 Filed 5–26–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Advisory Group to the Internal Revenue Service Tax Exempt and Government Entities Division (TE/GE); Meeting Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Advisory Committee on Tax Exempt and Government Entities (ACT) will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, June 15, 2011. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Roberta B. Zarin, Director, TE/GE Communications and Liaison; 1111 Constitution Ave., NW.; SE:T:CL—Penn Bldg; Washington, DC 20224. Telephone: 202–283–8868 (not a tollfree number). E-mail address: Roberta.B.Zarin@irs.gov. SUMMARY: By notice herein given, pursuant to section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. (1988), a SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\27MYN1.SGM 27MYN1 31018 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 103 / Friday, May 27, 2011 / Notices jdjones on DSK8KYBLC1PROD with NOTICES public meeting of the ACT will be held on Wednesday, June 15, 2011, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., at the Internal Revenue Service; 1111 Constitution Ave., NW.; Room 3313; Washington, DC. Issues to be discussed relate to Employee Plans, Exempt Organizations, and Government Entities. Reports from five ACT subgroups cover the following topics: Tax Exempt Bonds: —The Role of Conduit Issuers in Tax Compliance. Federal, State and Local Governments: —Review of the Government Accountability Office (GAO) Report to Congressional Requesters Entitled ‘‘Social Security Administration— Management Oversight Needed to Ensure Accurate Treatment of State and Local Government Employees.’’ —Evaluation of, and Recommendations for Improvement to, the Federal, State and Local Governments (FSLG) Web site. Indian Tribal Governments: —Supplemental Report on the Implementation of Tribal Economic Development Bonds Under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. —Survey of Issues Requiring Administrative Guidance in the Wake of Enactment of Section 906 of the Pension Protection Act of 2006. Exempt Organizations: —Group Exemptions: Creating a Higher Degree of Transparency, Accountability, and Responsibility. Employee Plans: —Recommendations Regarding Pension Outreach to the Small Business Community. Last minute agenda changes may preclude advance notice. Due to limited seating and security requirements, attendees must call Cynthia PhillipsGrady to confirm their attendance. Ms. PhillipsGrady can be reached at (202) 283–9954. VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:25 May 26, 2011 Jkt 223001 Attendees are encouraged to arrive at least 30 minutes before the meeting begins to allow sufficient time for security clearance. Photo identification must be presented. Please use the main entrance at 1111 Constitution Ave., NW., to enter the building. Should you wish the ACT to consider a written statement, please call (202) 283–8868, or write to: Internal Revenue Service; 1111 Constitution Ave., NW.; SE:T:CL–Penn Bldg; Washington, DC 20224, or e-mail Roberta.B.Zarin@irs.gov. Dated: May 20, 2011. Roberta B. Zarin, Designated Federal Official, Tax Exempt and Government Entities Division. [FR Doc. 2011–13125 Filed 5–26–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans’ Illnesses; Notice of Meeting The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under Public Law 92– 463 (Federal Advisory Committee Act) that the Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans’ Illnesses will meet on June 27–28, 2011. On June 27, the meeting will be held in room 230 at the Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC. On June 28, the meeting will be held in room 1143 at the Lafayette Building, 811 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC. The sessions will begin at 8 a.m. each day and adjourn at 5 p.m. on June 27 and at 12:30 p.m. on June 28. The meeting is open to the public. The purpose of the Committee is to provide advice and make recommendations to the Secretary of Veterans Affairs on proposed research studies, research plans and research PO 00000 Frm 00117 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 strategies relating to the health consequences of military service in the Southwest Asia theater of operations during the Gulf War. The Committee will review VA program activities related to Gulf War Veterans’ illnesses and updates on relevant scientific research published since the last Committee meeting. The session on June 27 will be devoted to presentations and discussion of background information on the Gulf War and Gulf War Veterans’ illnesses, immune function and system activation in Gulf War illness, genomics modeling and etiologic factors of Gulf War illness, and possible therapies and treatments for ill Veterans. The session on June 28 will include discussion of Committee business and activities. On both days of the meeting, presentations will be made related to ongoing VA and National Institute for Health research programs. The meeting will include time reserved for public comments at the end of each day. A sign-up sheet for fiveminute comments will be available at the meeting. Individuals who speak are invited to submit a 1–2 page summary of their comments at the time of the meeting for inclusion in the official meeting record. Members of the public may also submit written statements for the Committee’s review to Dr. Roberta White, Scientific Director, at rwhite@bu.edu. Any member of the public seeking additional information should contact Dr. White at (617) 278– 4517 or Dr. William Goldberg, Designated Federal Officer, at (202) 443–5698. Dated: May 23, 2011. By Direction of the Secretary. Vivian Drake, Acting Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2011–13128 Filed 5–26–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P E:\FR\FM\27MYN1.SGM 27MYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 103 (Friday, May 27, 2011)]
[Notices]
[Pages 31017-31018]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-13125]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Internal Revenue Service


Advisory Group to the Internal Revenue Service Tax Exempt and 
Government Entities Division (TE/GE); Meeting

AGENCY: Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Advisory Committee on Tax Exempt and Government Entities 
(ACT) will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, June 15, 2011.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Roberta B. Zarin, Director, TE/GE 
Communications and Liaison; 1111 Constitution Ave., NW.; SE:T:CL--Penn 
Bldg; Washington, DC 20224. Telephone: 202-283-8868 (not a toll-free 
number). E-mail address: Roberta.B.Zarin@irs.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: By notice herein given, pursuant to section 
10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. (1988), a

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public meeting of the ACT will be held on Wednesday, June 15, 2011, 
from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., at the Internal Revenue Service; 1111 
Constitution Ave., NW.; Room 3313; Washington, DC. Issues to be 
discussed relate to Employee Plans, Exempt Organizations, and 
Government Entities.
    Reports from five ACT subgroups cover the following topics:
    Tax Exempt Bonds:
--The Role of Conduit Issuers in Tax Compliance.
    Federal, State and Local Governments:
--Review of the Government Accountability Office (GAO) Report to 
Congressional Requesters Entitled ``Social Security Administration--
Management Oversight Needed to Ensure Accurate Treatment of State and 
Local Government Employees.''
--Evaluation of, and Recommendations for Improvement to, the Federal, 
State and Local Governments (FSLG) Web site.
    Indian Tribal Governments:
--Supplemental Report on the Implementation of Tribal Economic 
Development Bonds Under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 
2009.
--Survey of Issues Requiring Administrative Guidance in the Wake of 
Enactment of Section 906 of the Pension Protection Act of 2006.
    Exempt Organizations:
--Group Exemptions: Creating a Higher Degree of Transparency, 
Accountability, and Responsibility.
    Employee Plans:
--Recommendations Regarding Pension Outreach to the Small Business 
Community.
    Last minute agenda changes may preclude advance notice. Due to 
limited seating and security requirements, attendees must call Cynthia 
PhillipsGrady to confirm their attendance. Ms. PhillipsGrady can be 
reached at (202) 283-9954.
    Attendees are encouraged to arrive at least 30 minutes before the 
meeting begins to allow sufficient time for security clearance. Photo 
identification must be presented. Please use the main entrance at 1111 
Constitution Ave., NW., to enter the building. Should you wish the ACT 
to consider a written statement, please call (202) 283-8868, or write 
to: Internal Revenue Service; 1111 Constitution Ave., NW.; SE:T:CL-Penn 
Bldg; Washington, DC 20224, or e-mail Roberta.B.Zarin@irs.gov.

    Dated: May 20, 2011.
Roberta B. Zarin,
Designated Federal Official, Tax Exempt and Government Entities 
Division.
[FR Doc. 2011-13125 Filed 5-26-11; 8:45 am]
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