Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 1127A, 74116 [2011-30800]

Download as PDF 74116 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 230 / Wednesday, November 30, 2011 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Surface Transportation Board [Docket No. FD 35569] [FR Doc. 2011–30840 Filed 11–29–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4915–01–P emcdonald on DSK5VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Alabama & Florida Railway Co., Inc. d/b/a Ripley & New Albany Railroad Co.—Acquisition and Operation Exemption—Mississippi Tennessee Holdings, LLC and Mississippi Tennessee Railroad, LLC DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Alabama & Florida Railway Co., Inc. d/b/a Ripley & New Albany Railroad Co. (RNA), a Class III rail carrier, has filed a verified notice of exemption under 49 CFR 1150.41 1 to acquire and operate a portion of rail line owned by Mississippi Tennessee Holdings, LLC (MTH) (currently operated by Mississippi Tennessee Railroad, LLC (MTR)), between milepost 325.56 at New Albany, and milepost 348.1 at Ripley, a distance of 22.54 miles in Union and Tippah Counties, Miss. RNA states that it proposes to acquire all of MTH’s title and interest in the right-ofway, track and structures, as well as MTR’s leasehold interest in the property. RNA certifies that its projected annual revenues as a result of this transaction will not result in RNA’s becoming a Class II or Class I rail carrier and will not exceed $5 million. The proposed transaction may not be consummated before December 14, 2011, the effective date of the exemption (30 days after the amended exemption was filed). If the verified notice contains false or misleading information, the exemption is void ab initio. Petitions to revoke the exemption under 49 U.S.C. 10502(d) may be filed at any time. The filing of a petition to revoke will not automatically stay the effectiveness of the exemption. Stay petitions must be filed no later than December 7, 2011 (at least 7 days before the amended exemption becomes effective). An original and 10 copies of all pleadings, referring to Docket No. FD 35569, 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 Daniel A. LaKemper, 1318 S. Johanson Rd., Peoria, IL 61607. Board decisions and notices are available on our Web site at http:// www.stb.dot.gov. Decided: November 25, 2011. 1 The notice of exemption was filed on November 10, 2011, and an amended notice was filed on November 14, 2011. VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:30 Nov 29, 2011 By the Board, Joseph H. Dettmar, Acting Director, Office of Proceedings. Jeffrey Herzig, Clearance Clerk. Jkt 226001 Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 1127A 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 1127A, Application for Extension of Time for Payment of Tax Due to Undue Hardship. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before January 30, 2012 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 Elaine Christophe, (202) 622–3179, at Internal Revenue Service, room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20224, or through the Internet at Elaine.H.Christophe@irs.gov. SUMMARY: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Application for Extension of Time for Payment of Tax Due to Undue Hardship. OMB Number: 1545–2131. Form Number: 1127A. Abstract: Under IRC 6161, individual taxpayers are allowed to request an extension of time for payment of tax shown or required to be shown on a return or for a tax due on a notice of deficiency for 2011 not to exceed 6 months from the date fixed for payment thereof. In order to be granted this extension, they must file Form 1127A, self-certifying hardship due to the current economic downturn. 1127A is PO 00000 Frm 00078 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 for 2011 tax only and can only be filed for 1040 taxes and for individuals only. Current Actions: This is a new form. This form is being submitted for OMB approval. Type of Review: New Information Collection. Affected Public: Individuals and Households. Estimated Number of Respondents: 1,000. Estimated Time Per Respondent: 5 hours, 9 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 5,150. 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: November 21, 2011. Yvette B. Lawrence, IRS Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2011–30800 Filed 11–29–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P E:\FR\FM\30NON1.SGM 30NON1

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[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 230 (Wednesday, November 30, 2011)]
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[FR Doc No: 2011-30800]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Internal Revenue Service


Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 1127A

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 1127A, Application for Extension of Time for Payment of Tax Due to 
Undue Hardship.

DATES: Written comments should be received on or before January 30, 
2012 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 Elaine 
Christophe, (202) 622-3179, at Internal Revenue Service, room 6129, 
1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20224, or through the 
Internet at Elaine.H.Christophe@irs.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Title: Application for Extension of Time for Payment of Tax Due to 
Undue Hardship.
    OMB Number: 1545-2131.
    Form Number: 1127A.
    Abstract: Under IRC 6161, individual taxpayers are allowed to 
request an extension of time for payment of tax shown or required to be 
shown on a return or for a tax due on a notice of deficiency for 2011 
not to exceed 6 months from the date fixed for payment thereof. In 
order to be granted this extension, they must file Form 1127A, self-
certifying hardship due to the current economic downturn. 1127A is for 
2011 tax only and can only be filed for 1040 taxes and for individuals 
only.
    Current Actions: This is a new form. This form is being submitted 
for OMB approval.
    Type of Review: New Information Collection.
    Affected Public: Individuals and Households.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 1,000.
    Estimated Time Per Respondent: 5 hours, 9 minutes.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 5,150.
    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: November 21, 2011.
Yvette B. Lawrence,
IRS Reports Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 2011-30800 Filed 11-29-11; 8:45 am]
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