Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 1099-G, 35509 [2011-15035]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 117 / Friday, June 17, 2011 / Notices 35510, must be filed with the Surface Transportation Board, 395 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20423–0001. In addition, a copy of each pleading must be served on Karl Morrell, of Counsel, Ball Janik LLP, Suite 225, 655 Fifteenth Street, NW., Washington, DC 20005. Board decisions and notices are available on our Web site at http:// www.stb.dot.gov. Decided: June 13, 2011. By the Board. Rachel D. Campbell, Director, Office of Proceedings. Andrea Pope-Matheson, Clearance Clerk. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: [FR Doc. 2011–14990 Filed 6–16–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4915–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 1099–G 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 1099–G, Certain Government Payments. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before August 16, 2011 to be assured of consideration. emcdonald on DSK2BSOYB1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:39 Jun 16, 2011 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 and instructions should be directed to Evelyn J. Mack, (202) 622–7381, Internal Revenue Service, room 6231, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20224, or through the internet at Evelyn.J.Mack@irs.gov. ADDRESSES: Jkt 223001 Title: Certain Government Payments. OMB Number: 1545–0120. Form Number: 1099–G. Abstract: Form 1099–G is used to report government payments such as unemployment compensation, state and local income tax refunds, credits, or offsets, discharges of indebtedness by the Federal Government, taxable grants, subsidy payments from the Department of Agriculture, and qualified state tuition program payments. Current Actions: Box 9 was added to report market gain on Commodity Credit Corporation loans repaid on or after January 1, 2007. (Notice 2007–63 and Pub. L. 110–234, sec. 15353) At the request of several states, boxes 10a, 10b and 11 were added for reporting withholding of state income taxes due to legislation passed at the state level which requires such withholding on payments of unemployment compensation. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Federal, state, local or tribal governments. Estimated Number of Responses: 61,000,000. Estimated Time per Response: 16 min. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 17,080,000. PO 00000 Frm 00114 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 35509 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 7, 2011. Yvette B. Lawrence, IRS Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2011–15035 Filed 6–16–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P E:\FR\FM\17JNN1.SGM 17JNN1

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[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 117 (Friday, June 17, 2011)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-15035]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Internal Revenue Service


Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 1099-G

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 1099-G, Certain Government Payments.

DATES: Written comments should be received on or before August 16, 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 and instructions should be directed to Evelyn J. 
Mack, (202) 622-7381, Internal Revenue Service, room 6231, 1111 
Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20224, or through the internet 
at Evelyn.J.Mack@irs.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    Title: Certain Government Payments.
    OMB Number: 1545-0120.
    Form Number: 1099-G.
    Abstract: Form 1099-G is used to report government payments such as 
unemployment compensation, state and local income tax refunds, credits, 
or offsets, discharges of indebtedness by the Federal Government, 
taxable grants, subsidy payments from the Department of Agriculture, 
and qualified state tuition program payments.
    Current Actions: Box 9 was added to report market gain on Commodity 
Credit Corporation loans repaid on or after January 1, 2007. (Notice 
2007-63 and Pub. L. 110-234, sec. 15353) At the request of several 
states, boxes 10a, 10b and 11 were added for reporting withholding of 
state income taxes due to legislation passed at the state level which 
requires such withholding on payments of unemployment compensation.
    Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.
    Affected Public: Federal, state, local or tribal governments.
    Estimated Number of Responses: 61,000,000.
    Estimated Time per Response: 16 min.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 17,080,000.
    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: June 7, 2011.
Yvette B. Lawrence,
IRS Reports Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 2011-15035 Filed 6-16-11; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4830-01-P