Open Meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Notices and Correspondence Project Committee, 10874-10875 [2014-04214]

Download as PDF 10874 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 38 / Wednesday, February 26, 2014 / Notices costs and costs of operation, maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information. Approved: February 12, 2014. Joseph Durbala, Tax Analyst. [FR Doc. 2014–04218 Filed 2–25–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 13551 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 13551, Application to Participate in the IRS Acceptance Agent Program. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before April 28, 2014 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Christie A. Preston, 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 Martha R. Brinson, Internal Revenue Service, Room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington DC 20224, or through the Internet at Martha.R.Brinson@irs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Application to Participate in the IRS Acceptance Agent Program. OMB Number: 1545–1896. Form Number: 13551. Abstract: Form 13551 is used to gather information to determine applicant’s eligibility in the Acceptance Agent Program. Current Actions: There are no changes being made to the form at this time. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit organizations, not-for-profit institutions, and Federal, state, local or tribal government. tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:24 Feb 25, 2014 Jkt 232001 Estimated Number of Respondents: 12,825. Estimated Time per Respondent: 30 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 6,413. 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. suggestions on improving customer service at the Internal Revenue Service. DATES: The meeting will be held Monday, March 31, 2014. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Patricia Robb or Ellen Smiley at 1–888– 912–1227 or (414) 231–2360. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given pursuant to Section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. (1988) that an open meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Joint Committee will be held Monday, March 31, 2014, at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time via teleconference. The public is invited to make oral comments or submit written statements for consideration. Notification of intent to participate must be made with Patricia Robb or Ellen Smiley. For more information please contact Patricia Robb or Ellen Smiley at 1–888–912–1227 or (414) 231–2360 or write: TAP Office, Stop 1006MIL, 211 West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53203–2221 or contact us at the Web site: http:// www.improveirs.org. The agenda will include various committee issues for submission to the IRS and other TAP related topics. Public input is welcomed. Approved: February 19, 2014. Joseph Durbala, Tax Analyst. AGENCY: DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Open Meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Joint Committee Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice of Meeting. AGENCY: An open meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Joint Committee will be conducted. The Taxpayer Advocacy Panel is soliciting public comments, ideas, and SUMMARY: Fmt 4703 BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Open Meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Notices and Correspondence Project Committee An open meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Notices and Correspondence Project Committee will be conducted. The Taxpayer Advocacy Panel is soliciting public comments, ideas, and suggestions on improving customer service at the Internal Revenue Service. DATES: The meetings will be held Monday, March 24, 2014 and Tuesday, March 25, 2014. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Timothy Shepard at 1–888–912–1227 or 206–220–6095. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given pursuant to Section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. (1988) SUMMARY: BILLING CODE 4830–01–P Frm 00112 [FR Doc. 2014–04217 Filed 2–25–14; 8:45 am] Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice of meeting. [FR Doc. 2014–04204 Filed 2–25–14; 8:45 am] PO 00000 Dated: February 20, 2014. Otis Simpson, Acting Director, Taxpayer Advocacy Panel. Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\26FEN1.SGM 26FEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 38 / Wednesday, February 26, 2014 / Notices that a meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Notices and Correspondence Project Committee will be held Monday, March 24, 2014, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., and Tuesday, March 25, 2014, from 8:00a.m. to 4:30p.m. Eastern Time. The public is invited to make oral comments or submit written statements for consideration. Notification of intent to participate must be made with Timothy Shepard. For more information please contact Mr. Shepard at 1–888–912–1227 or 206–220–6095, or write TAP Office, 915 2nd Avenue, MS W–406, Seattle, WA 98174, or contact us at the Web site: http://www.improveirs.org. The agenda will include a discussion on various letters, and other issues related to written communications from the IRS. consideration. Notification of intent to participate must be made with Donna Powers. For more information please contact Ms. Powers at 1–888–912–1227 or (954) 423–7977 or write: TAP Office, 1000 S. Pine Island Road, Plantation, FL 33324 or contact us at the Web site: http://www.improveirs.org. The agenda will include various committee issues for submission to the IRS and other TAP related topics. Public input is welcomed. DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY SUMMARY: Internal Revenue Service SUMMARY: An open meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Taxpayer Assistance Center Improvements Project Committee will be conducted. The Taxpayer Advocacy Panel is soliciting public comments, ideas, and suggestions on improving customer service at the Internal Revenue Service. DATES: The meetings will be held Thursday, March 20 and Friday March 21, 2014. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Donna Powers at 1–888–912–1227 or (954) 423–7977. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given pursuant to Section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. (1988) that an open meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Taxpayer Assistance Center Improvements Project Committee will be held Thursday, March 20, 2014 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Friday, March 21, 2014, from 8:00a.m. to 12:00p.m. Eastern Time. The public is invited to make oral comments or submit written statements for tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:24 Feb 25, 2014 Jkt 232001 Internal Revenue Service Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Treasury. ACTION: Notice. DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY SUMMARY: DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY AGENCY: Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice of meeting. Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice of meeting. BILLING CODE 4830–01–P BILLING CODE 4830–01–P AGENCY: AGENCY: [FR Doc. 2014–04215 Filed 2–25–14; 8:45 am] [FR Doc. 2014–04213 Filed 2–25–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P Open Meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Taxpayer Assistance Center Improvements Project Committee Dated: February 20, 2014. Otis Simpson, Acting Director, Taxpayer Advocacy Panel. Recruitment Notice for the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Open Meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Tax Forms and Publications Project Committee [FR Doc. 2014–04214 Filed 2–25–14; 8:45 am] Publications and public input is welcomed. Dated: February 20, 2014. Otis Simpson, Acting Director, Taxpayer Advocacy Panel. Internal Revenue Service Dated: February 20, 2014. Otis Simpson, Acting Director, Taxpayer Advocacy Panel. 10875 An open meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Tax Forms and Publications Project Committee will be conducted. The Taxpayer Advocacy Panel is soliciting public comments, ideas and suggestions on improving customer service at the Internal Revenue Service. DATES: The meetings will be held Monday, March 24, 2014 and Tuesday, March 25, 2014. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Trena Derricott at 1–888–912–1227 or 801–620–3035 SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given pursuant to section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. (1988) that an open meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Tax Forms and Publications Project Committee will be held Monday, March 24, 2014, from 1:00p.m. to 4:30p.m. and Tuesday, March 25, 2014, from 8:00a.m. to 4:30p.m. Eastern Time. The public is invited to make oral comments or submit written statements for consideration. Notification of intent to participate must be made with Ms. Derricott. For more information please contact Ms. Derricott at 1–888–912– 1227 or 801–620–3035, or write TAP Office, Arka Monterey Park Building, 1973 North Rulon White Blvd., Ogden, UT 84404–5402 or contact us at the Web site: http://www.improveirs.org. The committee will be discussing various issues related to Tax Forms and PO 00000 Frm 00113 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Notice of Open Season for Recruitment of IRS Taxpayer Advocacy Panel (TAP) Members. DATES: March 7, 2014, through April 11, 2014. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sheila Andrews at 317–685–7596 (not a toll-free call). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given that the Department of the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service are inviting individuals to help improve the nation’s tax agency by applying to be members of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel. The mission of the TAP is to listen to taxpayers, identify issues that affect taxpayers, and make suggestions for improving IRS service and customer satisfaction. The TAP serves as an advisory body to the Secretary of the Treasury, the Commissioner of Internal Revenue, and the National Taxpayer Advocate. Taxpayer Advocacy Panel members will participate in subcommittees that channel their feedback to the IRS through the Panel’s parent committee. The IRS is seeking applicants who have an interest in good government, a personal commitment to volunteer approximately 200 to 300 hours a year, and a desire to help improve IRS customer service. To the extent possible, the TAP Director will ensure that TAP membership is balanced and represents a cross-section of the taxpaying public with at least one member from each state, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. In addition, the TAP is seeking to include at least one member representing international taxpayers. For these purposes, ‘‘international taxpayers’’ are broadly defined to include U.S. citizens working, living, or doing business abroad or in a U.S. territory. Potential candidates must be U.S. citizens and must pass an IRS tax compliance check and a Federal Bureau E:\FR\FM\26FEN1.SGM 26FEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 38 (Wednesday, February 26, 2014)]
[Notices]
[Pages 10874-10875]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-04214]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Internal Revenue Service


Open Meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Notices and 
Correspondence Project Committee

AGENCY: Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury.

ACTION: Notice of meeting.

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SUMMARY: An open meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Notices and 
Correspondence Project Committee will be conducted. The Taxpayer 
Advocacy Panel is soliciting public comments, ideas, and suggestions on 
improving customer service at the Internal Revenue Service.

DATES: The meetings will be held Monday, March 24, 2014 and Tuesday, 
March 25, 2014.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Timothy Shepard at 1-888-912-1227 or 
206-220-6095.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given pursuant to Section 
10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. (1988)

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that a meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Notices and 
Correspondence Project Committee will be held Monday, March 24, 2014, 
from 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., and Tuesday, March 25, 2014, from 8:00a.m. 
to 4:30p.m. Eastern Time. The public is invited to make oral comments 
or submit written statements for consideration. Notification of intent 
to participate must be made with Timothy Shepard. For more information 
please contact Mr. Shepard at 1-888-912-1227 or 206-220-6095, or write 
TAP Office, 915 2nd Avenue, MS W-406, Seattle, WA 98174, or contact us 
at the Web site: http://www.improveirs.org.
    The agenda will include a discussion on various letters, and other 
issues related to written communications from the IRS.

    Dated: February 20, 2014.
Otis Simpson,
Acting Director, Taxpayer Advocacy Panel.
[FR Doc. 2014-04214 Filed 2-25-14; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4830-01-P