Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 14242 and Form 14242 (SP), 52540 [2015-21425]

Download as PDF 52540 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 168 / Monday, August 31, 2015 / Notices Rene S. Schwartzman, Business Modernization Executive (W&I) Rosemary Sereti, Industry Director, Financial Services (LB&I) Verline A. Shepherd, Associate CIO, User and Network Services (IT) Nancy A. Sieger, Deputy Associate CIO, Applications Development (IT) Sudhanshu K. Sinha, Director, Enterprise Architecture (IT) Marla L. Somerville, Associate CIO, Enterprise Information Technology Program Management Office (IT) Carolyn A. Tavenner, Director, Affordable Care Act, Affordable Care Act Office (ACA) Kathryn D. Vaughan, Director, Campus Compliance Services (SB/SE) Peter C. Wade, Director, Technology Solutions (SB/SE) Kathleen E. Walters, Deputy IRS Human Capital Officer (HCO) Richard Weber, Chief, Criminal Investigation (CI) Stephen A. Whitlock, Director, Whistleblower Office (DCSE) Kirsten B. Wielobob, Chief Appeals (AP) Joseph L. Wilson, Project Director (ACA) Johnny E. Witt, Deputy Director, Affordable Care Act (ACA) This document does not meet the Treasury’s criteria for significant regulations. John M. Dalrymple, Deputy Commissioner for Services and Enforcement, Internal Revenue Service. [FR Doc. 2015–21423 Filed 8–28–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 14242 and Form 14242 (SP) 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 14242, Reporting Abusive Tax Promotions or Preparers, and Form 14242 (SP), Informe las Presuntas Promociones de Planes Abusivos Tributarios o de Preparadores. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before October 30, 2015 to be assured of consideration. tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:19 Aug 28, 2015 Jkt 235001 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 Kerry Dennis, at Internal Revenue Service, Room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20224, or through the Internet at Kerry.Dennis@irs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Reporting Abusive Tax Promotions or Preparers. OMB Number: 1545–2219. Form Number: Form 14242 and Form 14242 (SP). Abstract: Form 14242 and Form 14242 (SP) are used to document the information necessary to report an abusive tax avoidance scheme. Form 14242 (SP) is the Spanish version of Form 14242. Respondents can be individuals, businesses and tax return preparers. Current Actions: There were no material changes being made to the Form 14242 at this time. We are making this submission to correct and address concerns raised by OMB relating to the burden estimates previously reported and the PTIN reference on line 4 of the form. We are also adding the new form, Form 14242 (SP) to the submission. Type of Review: Reinstate a previously approved IC. Affected Public: Individuals or Households, Farms, Businesses and other for-profit or not-for-profit organizations. Estimated Number of Respondents: 460. Estimated Time per Respondent: 10 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 77 hours. 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 ADDRESSES: PO 00000 Frm 00101 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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: August 18, 2015. R. Joseph Durbala, IRS Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2015–21425 Filed 8–28–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request August 26, 2015. 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 30, 2015 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Send comments regarding the burden estimate, or any other aspect of the information collection, including suggestion for reducing the burden, to (1) Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, Attention: Desk Officer for 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 calling (202) 927–5331, email at PRA@treasury.gov, or the entire information collection request maybe found at www.reginfo.gov. Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) Fund OMB Number: 1559—NEW. Type of Review: New collection. E:\FR\FM\31AUN1.SGM 31AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 168 (Monday, August 31, 2015)]
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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Internal Revenue Service


Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 14242 and Form 
14242 (SP)

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 14242, Reporting Abusive Tax Promotions or Preparers, and Form 
14242 (SP), Informe las Presuntas Promociones de Planes Abusivos 
Tributarios o de Preparadores.

DATES: Written comments should be received on or before October 30, 
2015 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 Kerry Dennis, 
at Internal Revenue Service, Room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., 
Washington, DC 20224, or through the Internet at Kerry.Dennis@irs.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    Title: Reporting Abusive Tax Promotions or Preparers.
    OMB Number: 1545-2219.
    Form Number: Form 14242 and Form 14242 (SP).
    Abstract: Form 14242 and Form 14242 (SP) are used to document the 
information necessary to report an abusive tax avoidance scheme. Form 
14242 (SP) is the Spanish version of Form 14242. Respondents can be 
individuals, businesses and tax return preparers.
    Current Actions: There were no material changes being made to the 
Form 14242 at this time. We are making this submission to correct and 
address concerns raised by OMB relating to the burden estimates 
previously reported and the PTIN reference on line 4 of the form. We 
are also adding the new form, Form 14242 (SP) to the submission.
    Type of Review: Reinstate a previously approved IC.
    Affected Public: Individuals or Households, Farms, Businesses and 
other for-profit or not-for-profit organizations.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 460.
    Estimated Time per Respondent: 10 minutes.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 77 hours.
    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: August 18, 2015.
R. Joseph Durbala,
IRS Reports Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 2015-21425 Filed 8-28-15; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4830-01-P