List of Countries Requiring Cooperation With an International Boycott, 66621-66622 [2015-27564]

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[FR Doc. 2015–27489 Filed 10–28–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 23:37 Oct 28, 2015 Jkt 238001 DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 1041–T 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 1041–T, Allocation of Estimated Tax Payments to Beneficiaries. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before December 28, 2015 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Michael A. 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Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit organizations. Estimated Number of Responses: 1,000. Estimated Number of Respondents: 59 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 990. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00134 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 66621 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. 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[FR Doc. 2015–27492 Filed 10–28–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Office of the Secretary List of Countries Requiring Cooperation With an International Boycott In accordance with section 999(a)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, the Department of the Treasury is publishing a current list of countries which require or may require participation in, or cooperation with, an international boycott (within the meaning of section 999(b)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986). On the basis of the best information currently available to the Department of the Treasury, the following countries require or may require participation in, or cooperation with, an international boycott (within the meaning of section E:\FR\FM\29OCN1.SGM 29OCN1 66622 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 209 / Thursday, October 29, 2015 / Notices 999(b)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986). Iraq; Kuwait; Lebanon; Libya; Qatar; Saudi Arabia; Syria; United Arab Emirates; Yemen. Dated: October 22, 2015. Danielle Rolfes, International Tax Counsel (Tax Policy). [FR Doc. 2015–27564 Filed 10–28–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–25–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Senior Executive Service; Departmental Performance Review Board Treasury Department. Notice of members of the Departmental Performance Review Board (PRB). AGENCY: ACTION: Pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 4314(c)(4), this notice announces the appointment of members of the Departmental PRB. The purpose of this PRB is to review and make recommendations concerning proposed performance appraisals, ratings, bonuses and other appropriate personnel actions for incumbents of SES positions for which the Secretary or Deputy Secretary is the appointing authority. These positions include SES bureau heads, deputy bureau heads and certain other positions. The Board will perform PRB functions for other key bureau positions if requested. Composition of Departmental PRB: The Board shall consist of at least three members. In the case of an appraisal of a career appointee, more than half the members shall consist of career appointees. The names and titles of the PRB members are as follows: • Brodi Fontenot, Assistant Secretary for Management • Barbara Pabotoy, Associate Chief Human Capital Officer for Executives and Human Capital Services • Daniel L. Glaser, Assistant Secretary for Terrorist Financing • Mark Mazur, Assistant Secretary for Tax Policy • David A. Lebryk, Fiscal Assistant Secretary • Rosa G. Rios, Treasurer of the United States • Anita K. Blair, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Human Resources and Chief Human Capital Officer • John J. Manfreda, Administrator, Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau • Mary G. 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Markham, Human Resources Specialist (Executive Resources), 1500 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., ATTN: 1722 Eye Street, 9th Floor, Washington, DC 20220, Telephone: (202) 927–4370. DATES: Barbara B. Pabotoy, Associate Chief Human Capital Officer, Human Capital Services. [FR Doc. 2015–27485 Filed 10–28–15; 8:45 am] appraisal of a career appointee, more than half the members shall consist of career appointees. The names and titles of the Board members are as follows: Names for Federal Register Publication • Everett, Jordan, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Intelligence Community Integration • Ho, Christina, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Accounting Policy and Financial Transparency • Mackie, James B. II, Director Office of Tax Analysis • McDonald, Gordon, Senior Advisor and Director, Strategic Management • Cooper, Iris, Senior Procurement Executive • Pabotoy, Barbara, Associate Chief Human Capital Officer for Executive & Human Capital Services • Rasetti, Lorenzo, Chief Financial Officer for Office of Financial Stability (Alternate Member) DATES: Effective Date: Membership is effective on the date of this notice. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mario R. Minor and Sherri Coleman, Office of Executives and Human Capital Services, 1500 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., ATTN: 1722 Eye Street, 9th Floor, Washington, DC 20220, Telephone: 202–622–0774. Barbara B. Pabotoy, Associate Chief Human Capital Officer, Human Capital Services. [FR Doc. 2015–27486 Filed 10–28–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–25–P BILLING CODE 4810–25–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Senior Executive Service; Departmental Offices Performance Review Board Treasury Department. Notice of members of the Departmental Offices Performances Review Board. AGENCY: ACTION: Pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 4314(c)(4), this notice announces the appointment of members of the Departmental Offices Performance Review Board (PRB). The purpose of this Board is to review and make recommendations concerning proposed performance appraisals, ratings, bonuses and other appropriate personnel actions for incumbents of SES positions in the Departmental Offices, excluding the Legal Division. The Board will perform PRB functions for other bureau positions if requested. Composition of Departmental Offices PRB: The Board shall consist of at least three members. In the case of an SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00135 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY United States Mint Suspension of Coin Exchange by United States Mint Suspension of Coin Exchange by United States Mint. ACTION: Under the authority of 31 U.S.C. 5120, the United States Mint established a program by which people and businesses could exchange bent and partial coins for reimbursement. Fused or mixed coins cannot be redeemed by the United States Mint. Because of the possibility of unlawful activity on the exchange program, the United States Mint is suspending its redemption of bent and partial coins for a period of six months to assess the security of the program and develop additional safeguards, as necessary, to ensure the integrity of United States coinage. The redemption of uncurrent coins, as defined by 31 CFR 100.10(a), is unaffected by this suspension. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\29OCN1.SGM 29OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 209 (Thursday, October 29, 2015)]
[Notices]
[Pages 66621-66622]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2015-27564]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Office of the Secretary


List of Countries Requiring Cooperation With an International 
Boycott

    In accordance with section 999(a)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code 
of 1986, the Department of the Treasury is publishing a current list of 
countries which require or may require participation in, or cooperation 
with, an international boycott (within the meaning of section 999(b)(3) 
of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986).
    On the basis of the best information currently available to the 
Department of the Treasury, the following countries require or may 
require participation in, or cooperation with, an international boycott 
(within the meaning of section

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999(b)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986).
Iraq; Kuwait; Lebanon; Libya; Qatar; Saudi Arabia; Syria; United Arab 
Emirates; Yemen.

    Dated: October 22, 2015.
Danielle Rolfes,
International Tax Counsel (Tax Policy).
[FR Doc. 2015-27564 Filed 10-28-15; 8:45 am]
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