Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Regulation Project, 17470 [2013-06456]

Download as PDF 17470 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 55 / Thursday, March 21, 2013 / Notices billion as of the close of business Monday, March 11, 2013. Entities whose reportable positions in this note equaled or exceeded the $2 billion threshold must submit a report to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. This call for Large Position Reports is pursuant to the Department’s large position reporting rules under the Government Securities Act regulations (17 CFR Part 420). Entities with positions in this note below $2 billion are not required to file reports. Large Position Reports must be received by the Government Securities Dealer Statistics Unit of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York before noon Eastern Time on Thursday, March 21, 2013, and must include the required positions and administrative information. The reports may be faxed to (212) 720–5030 or delivered to the Bank at 33 Liberty Street, 4th floor. The 2% Treasury Notes of February 2023, Series B–2023, have a CUSIP number of 912828 UN 8, a STRIPS principal component CUSIP number of 912820 B3 0, and a maturity date of February 15, 2023. The press release and a copy of a sample Large Position Report, which appears in Appendix B of the rules at 17 CFR part 420, are available at www.treasurydirect.gov/instit/statreg/ gsareg/gsareg.htm. Questions about Treasury’s large position reporting rules should be directed to Treasury’s Government Securities Regulations Staff on (202) 504–3632. Questions regarding the method of submission of Large Position Reports should be directed to the Government Securities Dealer Statistics Unit of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York at (212) 720–7993. The collection of large position information has been approved by the Office of Management and Budget pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act under OMB Control Number 1535– 0089. Matthew S. Rutherford, Assistant Secretary for Financial Markets. [FR Doc. 2013–06506 Filed 3–18–13; 4:15 pm] BILLING CODE 4810–39–P emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service RIN 1545–BC15 Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Regulation Project Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. AGENCY: VerDate Mar<14>2013 15:09 Mar 20, 2013 Jkt 229001 Notice and request for comments. ACTION: 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 guidance necessary to facilitate business electronic filing (TD 9300(final)). DATES: Written comments should be received on or before May 20, 2013 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 regulations should be directed to Katherine Dean at Internal Revenue Service, room 6242, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20224, or at (202) 622–3186, or through the internet at Katherine.b.dean@irs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Guidance Necessary to Facilitate Business Electronic Filing. OMB Number: 1545–1868. Regulation Project Number: REG– 116664–01 (TD 9300 (final)). Abstract: This document contains final regulations designed to eliminate regulatory impediments to the electronic filing of certain income tax returns and other forms. These regulations affect business taxpayers who file income tax returns electronically. This document also makes conforming changes to certain current regulations. 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 Total Annual Reporting Burden: 250,000 hours. Estimated Average Annual Burden Hours per Respondent: .25 hours. Estimated Number of Respondents: 1,000,000. 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 PO 00000 Frm 00122 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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: March 12, 2013. R. Joseph Durbala, OMB Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2013–06456 Filed 3–20–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection: Comment Request for Notice 2006–83 Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: 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 Notice 2006–83, Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Cases. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before May 20, 2013 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to R. Joseph Durbala, Internal Revenue E:\FR\FM\21MRN1.SGM 21MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 55 (Thursday, March 21, 2013)]
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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Internal Revenue Service

RIN 1545-BC15


Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Regulation Project

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 
guidance necessary to facilitate business electronic filing (TD 
9300(final)).

DATES: Written comments should be received on or before May 20, 2013 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 regulations should be directed to Katherine Dean at 
Internal Revenue Service, room 6242, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., 
Washington, DC 20224, or at (202) 622-3186, or through the internet at 
Katherine.b.dean@irs.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Title: Guidance Necessary to Facilitate Business Electronic Filing.
    OMB Number: 1545-1868.
    Regulation Project Number: REG-116664-01 (TD 9300 (final)).
    Abstract: This document contains final regulations designed to 
eliminate regulatory impediments to the electronic filing of certain 
income tax returns and other forms. These regulations affect business 
taxpayers who file income tax returns electronically. This document 
also makes conforming changes to certain current regulations.
    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 Total Annual Reporting Burden: 250,000 hours.
    Estimated Average Annual Burden Hours per Respondent: .25 hours.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 1,000,000.
    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: March 12, 2013.
R. Joseph Durbala,
OMB Reports Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 2013-06456 Filed 3-20-13; 8:45 am]
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