Agency Information Collection Activities: Submissions and Approvals, 32403-32404 [2011-13891]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 108 / Monday, June 6, 2011 / Notices E. Legal counsel support: If you have any questions or matters that you believe require response by the CDFI Fund’s Office of Legal Counsel, please refer to the document titled ‘‘How to Request a Legal Review,’’ found on the CDFI Fund’s Web site at http:// www.cdfifund.gov. VIII. Information Sessions In connection with this NOAA, the CDFI Fund may conduct multiple information sessions around the country at locations to be announced, as well as an information session that will be produced in Washington, DC and broadcast over the Internet via webcasting. For further information on these upcoming information sessions, please visit the CDFI Fund’s Web site at http://www.cdfifund.gov or call the CDFI Fund at (202) 927–6224. Authority: 26 U.S.C. 45D; 31 U.S.C. 321; 26 CFR 1.45D–1. Dated: May 27, 2011. Donna J. Gambrell, Director, Community Development Financial Institutions Fund. [FR Doc. 2011–13864 Filed 6–3–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–70–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 2678 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 2678, Employer/Payer Appointment of Agent. SUMMARY: Written comments should be received on or before August 5, 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 form and instructions jlentini on DSK4TPTVN1PROD with NOTICES DATES: VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:06 Jun 03, 2011 Jkt 223001 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/Payer Appointment of Agent. OMB Number: 1545–0748. Form Number: 2678. Abstract: Internal Revenue Code section 3504 authorizes a fiduciary, agent or other person to perform acts of an employer for purposes of employment taxes. Form 2678 is used to empower an agent with the responsibility and liability of collecting and paying the employment taxes including backup withholding and filing the appropriate tax return. Current Actions: There are no changes being made to the burden previously approved by OMB at this time. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit organizations, not-for-profit institutions, farms and the Federal Government. Estimated Number of Respondents: 6,130,000. Estimated Time per Respondent: 2.24 hours. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 13,731,000. 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 PO 00000 Frm 00049 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 32403 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 25, 2011. Yvette Lawrence, IRS Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2011–13859 Filed 6–3–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Agency Information Collection Activities: Submissions and Approvals 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)). The IRS is soliciting comments concerning information collection requirements related to Domestic Reinvestment Plans and Other Guidance under Section 965. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before August 5, 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 regulations should be directed to Joel Goldberger at Internal Revenue Service, Room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20224, or at (202) 927–9368, or through the Internet at Joel.P.Goldberger@irs.gov). SUMMARY: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Domestic Reinvestment and Other Guidance under Section 965. OMB Number: 1545–1926. Regulation Project Number: Notice 2005–10, as modified by Notice 2005– 38. Abstract: Notice 2005–10 provides guidance concerning new section 965 of the Internal Revenue Code (Code). It sets forth general principles and specific E:\FR\FM\06JNN1.SGM 06JNN1 jlentini on DSK4TPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 32404 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 108 / Monday, June 6, 2011 / Notices guidance on domestic reinvestment plans and on investments in the United States described in section 965(b)(4)(B). The Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) intend to issue additional notices providing guidance concerning section 965, including rules relating to the foreign tax credit and expense allocation, rules for adjusting the calculation of the base period amounts to take into account mergers, acquisitions and spin-offs, and rules regarding controlled groups. The Treasury Department and the IRS expect to issue regulations that incorporate the guidance provided in this and the subsequent notices. Notice 2005–38 primarily addresses the limitations, described in section 965(b)(1), (2), and (3), on the amount of dividends that a corporation that is a U.S. shareholder of a controlled foreign corporation may treat as eligible for the dividends received deduction under section 965(a) (DRD or section 965(a) DRD), including the effects of certain transactions on such limitations. Current Actions: There is no change to this existing regulation. Type of Review: Extension of currently approved collection. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit organizations. Estimated Number of Respondents: 25,000. Estimated Time per Respondent: 150 hours. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 3,750,000. 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 VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:06 Jun 03, 2011 Jkt 223001 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 18, 2011. Yvette B. Lawrence, IRS Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2011–13891 Filed 6–3–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 8864 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 8864, Biodiesel Fuels Credit. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before August 5, 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 form(s) and instructions 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. SUMMARY: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Biodiesel Fuels Credit. OMB Number: 1545–1924. Form Number: 8864. Abstract: The American Jobs Creation Act of 2004, section 302, added new code section 40A, credit for biodiesel used as a fuel. Form 8864 has been developed to allow taxpayers to compute the biodiesel fuels credit. PO 00000 Frm 00050 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 Section 38(b)(17) allows the biodiesel credit to be taken as a credit against income tax for businesses that sell or use biodiesel mixed with other fuels or sold as straight biodiesel. Current Actions: There are no changes being made to Form 8864 at this time. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit. Estimated Number of Respondents: 40. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 310. 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 20, 2011. Yvette B. Lawrence, IRS Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2011–13890 Filed 6–3–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P E:\FR\FM\06JNN1.SGM 06JNN1

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[FR Doc No: 2011-13891]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Internal Revenue Service


Agency Information Collection Activities: Submissions and 
Approvals

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)). The IRS is soliciting comments concerning information 
collection requirements related to Domestic Reinvestment Plans and 
Other Guidance under Section 965.

DATES: Written comments should be received on or before August 5, 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 regulations should be directed to Joel Goldberger at 
Internal Revenue Service, Room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., 
Washington, DC 20224, or at (202) 927-9368, or through the Internet at 
Joel.P.Goldberger@irs.gov).

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    Title: Domestic Reinvestment and Other Guidance under Section 965.
    OMB Number: 1545-1926.
    Regulation Project Number: Notice 2005-10, as modified by Notice 
2005-38.
    Abstract: Notice 2005-10 provides guidance concerning new section 
965 of the Internal Revenue Code (Code). It sets forth general 
principles and specific

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guidance on domestic reinvestment plans and on investments in the 
United States described in section 965(b)(4)(B). The Treasury 
Department and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) intend to issue 
additional notices providing guidance concerning section 965, including 
rules relating to the foreign tax credit and expense allocation, rules 
for adjusting the calculation of the base period amounts to take into 
account mergers, acquisitions and spin-offs, and rules regarding 
controlled groups. The Treasury Department and the IRS expect to issue 
regulations that incorporate the guidance provided in this and the 
subsequent notices. Notice 2005-38 primarily addresses the limitations, 
described in section 965(b)(1), (2), and (3), on the amount of 
dividends that a corporation that is a U.S. shareholder of a controlled 
foreign corporation may treat as eligible for the dividends received 
deduction under section 965(a) (DRD or section 965(a) DRD), including 
the effects of certain transactions on such limitations.
    Current Actions: There is no change to this existing regulation.
    Type of Review: Extension of currently approved collection.
    Affected Public: Business or other for-profit organizations.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 25,000.
    Estimated Time per Respondent: 150 hours.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 3,750,000.
    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: May 18, 2011.
Yvette B. Lawrence,
IRS Reports Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 2011-13891 Filed 6-3-11; 8:45 am]
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