Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 5306-A, 33893 [2013-13261]

Download as PDF mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 108 / Wednesday, June 5, 2013 / Notices OCC’s supervisory and examination system. Completed Exit Surveys will help the OCC understand the underlying reasons why banks and thrifts decide to leave the system. The OCC will use this information to improve its relationships with national banks and Federal savings associations and to identify problems that may impair the effectiveness of the examination and supervisory process. A survey is provided to each bank or thrift after they exit the OCC’s supervisory system. Bankers will be able to complete this survey using a secure web-based data collection tool. Burden Estimates (Examination Survey): Estimated Number of Respondents: 1,307. Estimated Number of Responses per Respondent per Year: 0.54. Estimated Number of Responses: 706. Estimated time per response: 10 minutes. Estimated Annual Burden: 118 hours. Burden Estimates (Exit Survey): Estimated Number of Respondents: 50. Estimated Number of Responses per Respondent per Year: 0.25. Estimated Number of Responses: 12. Estimated time per response: 5 minutes. Estimated Annual Burden: 1 hour. On March 27, 2013, the OCC published a 60-day notice in the Federal Register soliciting comments concerning this information collection. (78 FR 18678), The OCC received no comments in response to the notice. Comments continue to be invited on: (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information has 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 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. All comments will become a matter of public record. Written comments should address the accuracy of the burden VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:43 Jun 04, 2013 Jkt 229001 estimates and ways to minimize burden including the use of automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of information technology as well as other relevant aspects of the information collection request. Dated: May 30, 2013. Michele Meyer, Assistant Director, Legislative and Regulatory Activities Division. [FR Doc. 2013–13306 Filed 6–4–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–33–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 5306–A 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 Form 5306–A, Application for Approval of Prototype Simplified Employee Pension (SEP) or Savings Incentive Match Plan for Employees of Small Employers (SIMPLE IRA Plan). DATES: Written comments should be received on or before August 5, 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 form and instructions should be directed to LaNita Van Dyke at Internal Revenue Service, Room 6513, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20224, or at (202) 622– 3215, or through the internet at Lanita.VanDyke@irs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Application for Approval of Prototype Simplified Employee Pension (SEP) or Savings Incentive Match Plan for Employees of Small Employers (SIMPLE IRA Plan). OMB Number: 1545–0199. Form Number: 5306–A. Abstract: This form is used by banks, credit unions, insurance companies, and PO 00000 Frm 00096 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 33893 trade or professional associations to apply for approval of a simplified employee pension plan or a Savings Incentive Match Plan to be used by more than one employer. The data collected is used to determine if the prototype plan submitted is an approved plan. Current Actions: There are no changes being made to the burden previously approved by OMB, at this time. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit organizations. Estimated Number of Respondents: 5,000. Estimated Time per Respondent: 19 hours, 22 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 96,850. 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: May 29, 2013. R. Joseph Durbala, IRS Supervisory Tax Analyst. 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[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 108 (Wednesday, June 5, 2013)]
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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Internal Revenue Service


Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 5306-A

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 5306-A, Application for Approval of Prototype Simplified Employee 
Pension (SEP) or Savings Incentive Match Plan for Employees of Small 
Employers (SIMPLE IRA Plan).

DATES: Written comments should be received on or before August 5, 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 form and instructions should be directed to LaNita Van 
Dyke at Internal Revenue Service, Room 6513, 1111 Constitution Avenue 
NW., Washington, DC 20224, or at (202) 622-3215, or through the 
internet at Lanita.VanDyke@irs.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Title: Application for Approval of Prototype Simplified Employee 
Pension (SEP) or Savings Incentive Match Plan for Employees of Small 
Employers (SIMPLE IRA Plan).
    OMB Number: 1545-0199.
    Form Number: 5306-A.
    Abstract: This form is used by banks, credit unions, insurance 
companies, and trade or professional associations to apply for approval 
of a simplified employee pension plan or a Savings Incentive Match Plan 
to be used by more than one employer. The data collected is used to 
determine if the prototype plan submitted is an approved plan.
    Current Actions: There are no changes being made to the burden 
previously approved by OMB, at this time.
    Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.
    Affected Public: Business or other for-profit organizations.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 5,000.
    Estimated Time per Respondent: 19 hours, 22 minutes.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 96,850.
    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: May 29, 2013.
R. Joseph Durbala,
IRS Supervisory Tax Analyst.
[FR Doc. 2013-13261 Filed 6-4-13; 8:45 am]
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