Open Meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Taxpayer Assistance Center Improvements Project Committee, 47561-47562 [2015-19514]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 152 / Friday, August 7, 2015 / Notices Message Set used for importation of TTB-regulated commodities will be consistent with the TTB regulations established for those commodities. To apply to participate in the pilot program, please contact John Kyranos, Regulations and Rulings Division, Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau, 1310 G Street NW., Box 12, Washington, DC 20005; telephone (202) 453–2265, extension 001; or email regulations@ttb.gov. For technical questions related to the Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) or Automated Broker Interface (ABI) transmissions, contact Steven Zaccaro at steven.j.zaccaro@cbp.dhs.gov. Please note that acceptance into the pilot program is based on the eligibility of the participant, along with TTB’s need to include a broad cross-section of importers of the commodities regulated by TTB in order to evaluate the effectiveness of the system. In addition, participants may have different start dates. Draft Filing Instructions Available for Comment tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES To facilitate implementation of ITDS and ACE for importers of alcohol and tobacco products, TTB is making available for review and comment a draft document containing instructions for importers of TTB-regulated articles on how to use the new system. The draft ACE Filing Instructions for TTB-Regulated Commodities document made available via this notice is intended to provide a framework for discussion, review, and comment, in order to aid the system development. The draft Filing Instructions document also reflects requirements that TTB may propose through the future publication in the Federal Register of a notice of proposed rulemaking, with a solicitation for public comment. The comments TTB receives on that notice of proposed rulemaking, as well as the comments received on the draft Filing Instructions themselves through this notice, may result in changes to the Filing Instructions. The draft Filing Instructions are available on Regulations.gov as part of Docket No. TTB–2015–0012 on Regulations.gov. You can also obtain a copy by contacting John Kyranos as described above. Public Participation Comments Invited TTB invites comments from interested members of the public on the draft Filing Instructions. TTB is particularly interested in comments related to the usability of the Filing Instructions. TTB VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:24 Aug 06, 2015 Jkt 235001 47561 will also accept comments regarding the pilot program through the duration of the test. that you consider to be confidential or inappropriate for public disclosure. Submitting Comments TTB will post, and you may view, copies of this notice, the Filing Instructions, and any online or mailed comments received about this proposal within Docket No. TTB–2015–0012 on the Federal e-rulemaking portal, Regulations.gov, at http:// www.regulations.gov. A direct link to that docket is available on the TTB Web site at http://www.ttb.gov/rrd/fedregmisc.shtm under Notice No. 156. You may also reach the relevant docket through the Regulations.gov search page at http://www.regulations.gov. For information on how to use Regulations.gov, click on the site’s ‘‘Help’’ tab. All posted comments will display the commenter’s name, organization (if any), city, and State, and, in the case of mailed comments, all address information, including email addresses. TTB may omit voluminous attachments or material that the Bureau considers unsuitable for posting. You may also view copies of this notice, the Filing Instructions, and any electronic or mailed comments that TTB receives about this proposal by appointment at the TTB Information Resource Center, 1310 G Street NW., Washington, DC 20005. You may also obtain copies at 20 cents per 8.5- x 11inch page. Contact TTB’s information specialist at the above address or by telephone at 202–453–2270 to schedule an appointment or to request copies of comments or other materials. You may submit comments on the Filing Instructions or on the pilot program by using one of the following three methods: • Federal e-Rulemaking Portal: You may send comments via the online comment form posted with this notice within Docket No. TTB–2015–0012 on Regulations.gov, the Federal erulemaking portal, at http:// www.regulations.gov. A direct link to that docket is available under Notice No. 156 on the TTB Web site at http:// www.ttb.gov/rrd/fedreg-misc.shtml. Supplemental files may be attached to comments submitted via Regulations.gov. For complete instructions on how to use Regulations.gov, visit the site and click on the ‘‘Help’’ tab. • U.S. Mail: You may send comments via postal mail to the Director, Regulations and Rulings Division, Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau, 1310 G Street NW., Box 12, Washington, DC 20005. • Hand Delivery/Courier: You may hand-carry your comments or have them hand-carried to the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau, 1310 G Street NW., Suite 400, Washington, DC 20005. Please submit your comments by the closing date shown above in this notice. Your comments must reference Notice No. 156 and include your name and mailing address. Your comments also must be made in English, be legible, and be written in language acceptable for public disclosure. TTB does not acknowledge receipt of comments, and TTB considers all comments as originals. In your comment, please clearly state if you are commenting for yourself or on behalf of an association, business, or other entity. If you are commenting on behalf of an entity, your comment must include the entity’s name as well as your name and position title. In your comment via Regulations.gov, please enter the entity’s name in the ‘‘Organization’’ blank of the online comment form. If you comment via postal mail or hand delivery/courier, please submit your entity’s comment on letterhead. Confidentiality All submitted comments and attachments are part of the public record and subject to disclosure. Do not enclose any material in your comments PO 00000 Frm 00112 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Public Disclosure Drafting Information Andrew Malone of the Regulations and Rulings Division drafted this notice. Signed: July 30, 2015. John J. Manfreda, Administrator. [FR Doc. 2015–19456 Filed 8–6–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–31–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY [Internal Revenue Service] Open Meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Taxpayer Assistance Center Improvements Project Committee Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice of Meeting. AGENCY: An open meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Taxpayer Assistance Center Improvements Project SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\07AUN1.SGM 07AUN1 47562 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 152 / Friday, August 7, 2015 / Notices 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 meeting will be held Wednesday, September 9, 2015. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Otis Simpson at 1–888–912–1227 or 202– 317–3332. 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 a meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Taxpayer Assistance Center Improvements Project Committee will be held Wednesday, September 9, 2015, at 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time. The public is invited to make oral comments or submit written statements for consideration. Due to limited conference lines, notification of intent to participate must be made with Otis Simpson. For more information please contact: Otis Simpson at 1–888–912– 1227 or 202–317–3332, TAP Office, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Room 1509—National Office, Washington, DC 20224, or contact us at the Web site: http://www.improveirs.org. The committee will be discussing various issues related to the Taxpayer Assistance Centers and public input is welcomed. Treasury, New Executive Office Building, Room 10235, Washington, DC 20503, or email at OIRA_Submission@ OMB.EOP.gov and (2) Treasury PRA Clearance Officer, 1750 Pennsylvania Ave. NW., Suite 8140, Washington, DC 20220, or email at PRA@treasury.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Copies of the submission(s) may be obtained by email at PRA@treasury.gov or the entire information collection request may be found at www.reginfo.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Internal Revenue Service (IRS) BILLING CODE 4830–01–P OMB Number: 1545–1641. Type of Review: Reinstatement without change of a previously approved collection. Title: Rev. Proc. 99–17—Mark to Market Election for Commodities Dealers and Securities and Commodities Traders. Abstract: The revenue procedure prescribes the time and manner for dealers in commodities and traders in securities or commodities to elect to use the mark-to-market method of accounting under section 475(e) or (f) of the Internal Revenue Code. The collections of information of this revenue procedure are required by the IRS in order to facilitate monitoring taxpayers changing accounting methods resulting from making the elections under section 475(e) or (f). Affected Public: Private Sector: Businesses or other for-profits. Estimated Annual Burden Hours: 500. DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Dated: August 3, 2015. Dawn D. Wolfgang, Treasury PRA Clearance Officer. Dated: August 3, 2015. Sheila Andrews, Director, Taxpayer Advocacy Panel. [FR Doc. 2015–19514 Filed 8–6–15; 8:45 am] [FR Doc. 2015–19360 Filed 8–6–15; 8:45 am] Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request BILLING CODE 4830–01–P Department of the Treasury. Notice. AGENCY: tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES ACTION: The Department of the Treasury will submit the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104–13, on or after the date of publication of this notice. DATES: Comments should be received on or before September 8, 2015 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Send comments regarding the burden estimate, or any other aspect of the information collection, including suggestions for reducing the burden, to (1) Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, Attention: Desk Officer for VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:24 Aug 06, 2015 Jkt 235001 DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Notice of Establishment of Commission on Care The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) hereby gives notice of the establishment of the Commission on Care (‘‘the Commission’’), authorized by section 202 of the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 (VACAA), The Commission will examine the access of Veterans to health care from VA and strategically examine the access of Veterans how best to organize the Veterans Health Administration, locate health care resources, and deliver health care to Veterans during the 20-year PO 00000 Frm 00113 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 period beginning on the date of the enactment of VACAA, August 7, 2014. The Commission members will be composed of 15 voting members who are appointed by the President and Congressional leadership for the life of the Commission in accordance with section 202(a)(2) of VACAA. Any member of the public seeking additional information should contact Ms. Susan Webman, Executive Director (10P1), Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC or email at Susan.Webman@va.gov or phone at (202) 461–4057. Dated: August 3, 2015. Rebecca Schiller, Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2015–19363 Filed 8–6–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Publication of Wait-Times for the Department for the Veterans Choice Program Department of Veterans Affairs. Notice. AGENCY: ACTION: In keeping with its commitment to improve transparency, the Department of Veterans Affairs’ (VA) publishes wait-times for the scheduling of appointments in each VA facility for primary care, specialty care, and mental health services twice each month. VA also publishes a Federal Register Notice every 90 days with the address of the Web site where this wait-time data can be accessed. This Notice announces the availability of the data on that Web site. ADDRESSES: The wait-time data for all Veterans Health Administration (VHA) medical centers and clinics is available on the following Web site: http:// www.va.gov/health/access-audit.asp. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dr. Joe Francis, Director, Clinical Analytics and Reporting, Veterans Health Administration, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420 Telephone: (202) 302–3310. (This is not a toll-free number.) SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Section 206 of the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 (Pub. L. 113–146, ‘‘the Act’’) directed the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), not later than 90 days after the date of the enactment of the Act, to publish in the Federal Register, and on a publiclyaccessible Internet Web site of each VA Medical Center, the wait-times for the scheduling of an appointment in each SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\07AUN1.SGM 07AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 152 (Friday, August 7, 2015)]
[Notices]
[Pages 47561-47562]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2015-19514]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

[Internal Revenue Service]


Open Meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Taxpayer Assistance 
Center Improvements 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 Taxpayer 
Assistance Center Improvements Project

[[Page 47562]]

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 meeting will be held Wednesday, September 9, 2015.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Otis Simpson at 1-888-912-1227 or 202-
317-3332.

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 a meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Taxpayer Assistance 
Center Improvements Project Committee will be held Wednesday, September 
9, 2015, at 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time. The public is invited to make oral 
comments or submit written statements for consideration. Due to limited 
conference lines, notification of intent to participate must be made 
with Otis Simpson. For more information please contact: Otis Simpson at 
1-888-912-1227 or 202-317-3332, TAP Office, 1111 Constitution Avenue 
NW., Room 1509--National Office, Washington, DC 20224, or contact us at 
the Web site: http://www.improveirs.org.
    The committee will be discussing various issues related to the 
Taxpayer Assistance Centers and public input is welcomed.

    Dated: August 3, 2015.
Sheila Andrews,
Director, Taxpayer Advocacy Panel.
[FR Doc. 2015-19514 Filed 8-6-15; 8:45 am]
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