Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 1099-R., 37194-37195 [2011-15762]

Download as PDF 37194 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 122 / Friday, June 24, 2011 / Notices agreements, directives and requirements, and subject to the same or equivalent limitations applicable to Department’s officers and employees under the Privacy Act;’’ 2. The phrase ‘‘the Department of Commerce (‘‘Commerce’’),’’ is added to Routine Use (13) between the phrases ‘‘Housing and Urban Development,’’ and ‘‘Federal financial regulators’’, and the phrase ‘‘to improve the quality’’ is replaced with the phrase ‘‘to assess the quality and efficiency’’, such that Routine Use (13) is revised to read as follows: ‘‘(13) Disclose information and statistics to the Department of Housing & Urban Development, the Department of Commerce (‘‘Commerce’’), Federal financial regulators, the U.S. Department of Justice (‘‘DOJ’’), and the Federal Housing Finance Agency to assess the quality and efficiency of services provided under HAMP, to ensure compliance with HAMP and other laws, and to report on the program’s overall execution and progress;’’ 3. The period ‘‘.’’ at the end of Routine Use (15) is replaced with a semicolon ‘‘;’’ followed by the word ‘‘and’’, and the following new Routine Use is added at the end thereof: ‘‘(16) Disclose information to an authorized recipient who has assured the Department or a Financial Agent of the Department in writing that the record will be used solely for research purposes designed to assess the quality of and efficient administration of HAMP, subject to the same or equivalent limitations applicable to the Department’s officers and employees under the Privacy Act.’’ * * * * * FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dated: June 13, 2011. Melissa Hartman, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Privacy, Transparency, and Records. Surety Companies Acceptable on Federal Bonds; Change in State of Incorportation, Business Address and Phone; St. Paul Fire and Marine Insurance Company; St. Paul Guardian Insurance Company; St. Paul Mercury Insurance Company [FR Doc. 2011–15860 Filed 6–23–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–25–P Surety Bond Branch at (202) 874–6850. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given that the Certificate of Authority issued by the Treasury to Clearwater Insurance Company (NAIC# 25070) under 31 U.S.C. 9305 to qualify as an acceptable surety on Federal bonds is terminated immediately. Federal bond-approving officials should annotate their reference copies of the Treasury Department Circular 570 (‘‘Circular’’), 2010 Revision, to reflect this change. With respect to any bonds, including continuous bonds, currently in force with above listed company, bondapproving officer should secure new bonds with acceptable sureties in those instances where a significant amount of liability remains outstanding. In addition, in no event, should bonds that are continuous in nature be renewed. The Circular may be viewed and downloaded through the Internet at http://www.fms.treas.gov/c570. Questions concerning this notice may be directed to the U.S. Department of the Treasury, Financial Management Service, Financial Accounting and Services Division, Surety Bond Branch, 3700 East-West Highway, Room 6F01, Hyattsville, MD 20782. Dated: June 16, 2011. Laura Carrico, Director, Financial Accounting and Services Division, Financial Management Service. [FR Doc. 2011–15851 Filed 6–23–11; 8:45 am] srobinson on DSK4SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES VerDate Mar<15>2010 19:06 Jun 23, 2011 Jkt 223001 Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 1099–R. SUMMARY: SUMMARY: This is Supplement No. 12 to the Treasury Department Circular 570; 2010 Revision, published July 1, 2010, at 75 FR 38192. DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Fiscal Service Surety Companies Acceptable In Federal Bonds; Termination; Clearwater Insurance Company SUMMARY: BILLING CODE 4810–35–M DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Fiscal Service Financial Management Service, Fiscal Service, Department of the Treasury. ACTION: Notice. [FR Doc. 2011–15853 Filed 6–23–11; 8:45 am] Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. Financial Management Service, Fiscal Service, Department of the Treasury. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: Dated: June 16, 2011. Laura Carrico, Director, Financial Accounting and Services Division. AGENCY: BILLING CODE 4810–35–M AGENCY: DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY (24791) have redomesticated from the state of Minnesota to the state of Connecticut effective December 15, 2010. In addition, the above named companies have formally changed their ‘‘Business Address’’ and phone number to: BUSINESS ADDRESS: One Tower Square, Hartford, CT 06183. PHONE: (860) 277–0111. Federal bond-approving officials should annotate their reference copies of the Treasury Department Circular 570 (‘‘Circular’’), 2010 Revision, to reflect these changes. The Circular may be viewed and downloaded through the Internet at http://www.fms.treas.gov/c570. Questions concerning this notice may be directed to the U.S. Department of the Treasury, Financial Management Service, Financial Accounting and Services Division, Surety Bond Branch, 3700 East-West Highway Room 6F01, Hyattsville, MD 20782. This is Supplement No. 11 to the Treasury Department Circular 570, 2010 Revision published July 1, 2010 at 75 FR 38192. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Surety Bond Branch at (202) 874–6850. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given that St. Paul Fire and Marine Insurance Company (24767), St. Paul Guardian Insurance Company (24775) and St. Paul Mercury Insurance PO 00000 Frm 00142 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 1099–R, Distributions From Pensions, Annuities, Retirement or Profit-Sharing Plans, IRAs, Insurance Contracts, etc. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before August 23, 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 E:\FR\FM\24JNN1.SGM 24JNN1 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 122 / Friday, June 24, 2011 / Notices copies of the form and instructions should be directed to, Joel Goldberger at (202), 927–9368, or at Internal Revenue Service, Room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20224, or the Internet, Joel.P.Goldberger@irs.gov. srobinson on DSK4SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Distributions From Pensions, Annuities, Retirement or Profit-Sharing Plans, IRAs, Insurance Contracts, etc. OMB Number: 1545–0119. Form Number: 1099–R. Abstract: Form 1099–R is used to report distributions from pensions, annuities, profit-sharing or retirement plans, IRAs, and the surrender of insurance contracts. This information is used by the IRS to verify that income has been properly reported by the recipient. Current Actions: There is a change in the current Form 1099–R from the Form 1099–R previously approved by the OMB, in that there are two new lines; number 10: Amount allocable to IRR within 5 years; number 11; First year of designated Roth contributions. Accordingly, there is an increase in the paperwork burden previously approved by OMB. We are requesting an increase in the burden hours of 1,870,454. Type of Review: This is a revision of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit organizations, not for-profit institutions, and Federal, state, local or tribal governments. Estimated Number of Responses: 62,348,484. Estimated Time per Response: 19.8 min. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 20,575,000. 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 VerDate Mar<15>2010 19:06 Jun 23, 2011 Jkt 223001 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 20, 2011. R. Joseph Durbala, IRS Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2011–15762 Filed 6–23–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service 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 preparer penalties-manual signature requirement. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before August 23, 2011 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to R. Joseph Durbala, 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, at (202) 622–7381, or at 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: Preparer Penalties-Manual Signature Requirement (Sec. 1.6695– 1(B)). SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00143 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 37195 OMB Number: 1545–1385. Regulation Project Numbers: GL–238– 88 (TD 8549). Abstract: This regulation provides that persons who prepare U.S. Fiduciary income tax returns for compensation may, under certain conditions, satisfy the manual signature requirements by using a facsimile signature. However, they will be required to submit to the IRS a list of the names and identifying numbers of all fiduciary returns which are being filed with a facsimile signature. 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: 20,000. Estimated Time Per Respondent: 1 hour, 17 min. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 25,825. 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. E:\FR\FM\24JNN1.SGM 24JNN1

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[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 122 (Friday, June 24, 2011)]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-15762]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Internal Revenue Service


Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 1099-R.

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-R, Distributions From Pensions, Annuities, Retirement or 
Profit-Sharing Plans, IRAs, Insurance Contracts, etc.

DATES: Written comments should be received on or before August 23, 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

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copies of the form and instructions should be directed to, Joel 
Goldberger at (202), 927-9368, or at Internal Revenue Service, Room 
6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20224, or the 
Internet, Joel.P.Goldberger@irs.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Title: Distributions From Pensions, Annuities, Retirement or 
Profit-Sharing Plans, IRAs, Insurance Contracts, etc.
    OMB Number: 1545-0119.
    Form Number: 1099-R.
    Abstract: Form 1099-R is used to report distributions from 
pensions, annuities, profit-sharing or retirement plans, IRAs, and the 
surrender of insurance contracts. This information is used by the IRS 
to verify that income has been properly reported by the recipient.
    Current Actions: There is a change in the current Form 1099-R from 
the Form 1099-R previously approved by the OMB, in that there are two 
new lines; number 10: Amount allocable to IRR within 5 years; number 
11; First year of designated Roth contributions. Accordingly, there is 
an increase in the paperwork burden previously approved by OMB. We are 
requesting an increase in the burden hours of 1,870,454.
    Type of Review: This is a revision of a currently approved 
collection.
    Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit organizations, not 
for-profit institutions, and Federal, state, local or tribal 
governments.
    Estimated Number of Responses: 62,348,484.
    Estimated Time per Response: 19.8 min.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 20,575,000.
    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 20, 2011.
R. Joseph Durbala,
IRS Reports Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 2011-15762 Filed 6-23-11; 8:45 am]
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