Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Tip Reporting Alternative Commitment Agreement (TRAC) For Use in Industries Other Than the Food and Beverage Industry and The Cosmetology and Barber Industry, 24313 [2013-09680]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 79 / Wednesday, April 24, 2013 / Notices 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. SUMMARY: Approved: April 5, 2013. Yvette Lawrence, IRS Reports Clearance Officer. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: [FR Doc. 2013–09590 Filed 4–23–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Tip Reporting Alternative Commitment Agreement (TRAC) For Use in Industries Other Than the Food and Beverage Industry and The Cosmetology and Barber Industry Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 18:05 Apr 23, 2013 Jkt 229001 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 Tip Reporting Alternative Commitment Agreement (TRAC) For Use in Industries Other than the Food and Beverage Industry and The Cosmetology and Barber Industry. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before June 24, 2013 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 information collection should be directed to Allan Hopkins at Internal Revenue Service, room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20224, or at (202) 622– 6665, or through the internet at Allan.M.Hopkins@irs.gov. Title: Tip Reporting Alternative Commitment Agreement (TRAC) For Use in Industries Other than the Food and Beverage Industry and The Cosmetology and Barber Industry. OMB Number: 1545–1714. Abstract: Announcement 2000–19, 2000–19 I.R.B. 973, and Announcement 2001–1, #2001–2 I.R.B. p.277 contain information required by the Internal Revenue Service, in its tax compliance efforts to assist employers and their employees in understanding and complying with Internal Revenue Code section 6053(a), which requires employees to report all their tips monthly to their employers. Current Actions: There is no change to this existing information collection. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. PO 00000 Frm 00164 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 24313 Affected Public: Business or other forprofit organizations. Estimated Number of Respondents and/or Recordkeeping: 300. Estimated Average Time per Respondent/Recordkeeper: 16 hr., 16 min. Estimated Total Annual Reporting and/or Recordkeeping Burden Hours: 4,877. 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: April 18, 2013. Allan Hopkins, Tax Analyst. [FR Doc. 2013–09680 Filed 4–23–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P E:\FR\FM\24APN1.SGM 24APN1

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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Internal Revenue Service


Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Tip Reporting 
Alternative Commitment Agreement (TRAC) For Use in Industries Other 
Than the Food and Beverage Industry and The Cosmetology and Barber 
Industry

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 
Tip Reporting Alternative Commitment Agreement (TRAC) For Use in 
Industries Other than the Food and Beverage Industry and The 
Cosmetology and Barber Industry.

DATES: Written comments should be received on or before June 24, 2013 
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 information collection should be directed to Allan 
Hopkins at Internal Revenue Service, room 6129, 1111 Constitution 
Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20224, or at (202) 622-6665, or through the 
internet at Allan.M.Hopkins@irs.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Title: Tip Reporting Alternative Commitment Agreement (TRAC) For 
Use in Industries Other than the Food and Beverage Industry and The 
Cosmetology and Barber Industry.
    OMB Number: 1545-1714.
    Abstract: Announcement 2000-19, 2000-19 I.R.B. 973, and 
Announcement 2001-1, 2001-2 I.R.B. p.277 contain information 
required by the Internal Revenue Service, in its tax compliance efforts 
to assist employers and their employees in understanding and complying 
with Internal Revenue Code section 6053(a), which requires employees to 
report all their tips monthly to their employers.
    Current Actions: There is no change to this existing information 
collection.
    Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.
    Affected Public: Business or other for-profit organizations.
    Estimated Number of Respondents and/or Recordkeeping: 300.
    Estimated Average Time per Respondent/Recordkeeper: 16 hr., 16 min.
    Estimated Total Annual Reporting and/or Recordkeeping Burden Hours: 
4,877.
    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: April 18, 2013.
Allan Hopkins,
Tax Analyst.
[FR Doc. 2013-09680 Filed 4-23-13; 8:45 am]
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