Treatment of a Certain Interests in Corporations as Stock or Indebtedness; Hearing, 40226 [2016-14734]

Download as PDF 40226 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 119 / Tuesday, June 21, 2016 / Proposed Rules (2) An accounting of all costs of fundraising activities; (3) Supporting documentation showing the donations were used for school purposes; and (4) A report of the results achieved by use of donations. Dated: June 15, 2016. Lawrence S. Roberts, Acting Assistant Secretary—Indian Affairs. [FR Doc. 2016–14665 Filed 6–20–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4337–15–P Revenue Service, P.O. Box 7604, Ben Franklin Station, Washington, DC 20044. Submissions may be handdelivered Monday through Friday to CC:PA:LPD:PR (REG–108060–15), Couriers Desk, Internal Revenue Service, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20224 or sent electronically via the Federal eRulemaking Portal at www.regulations.gov (IRS REG–108060– 15). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Concerning the proposed regulations, Austin M. Diamond-Jones at (202) 317– 5363, and Raymond J. Stahl at (202) 317–6938; concerning submissions of comments, the hearing and/or to be placed on the building access list to attend the hearing Regina Johnson at (202) 317–6901 (not toll-free numbers). DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service 26 CFR Part 1 [REG–108060–15] RIN 1545–BN40 Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice of a public hearing on notice of proposed rulemaking. AGENCY: This document provides a notice of public hearing on proposed regulations under section 385 of the Internal Revenue Code that would authorize the Commissioner to treat certain related-party interests in a corporation as indebtedness in part and stock in part for federal tax purposes, and establish threshold documentation requirements that must be satisfied in order for certain related-party interests in a corporation to be treated as indebtedness for federal tax purposes. The proposed regulations also would treat as stock certain related-party interests that otherwise would be treated as indebtedness for federal tax purposes. SUMMARY: The public hearing is being held on Thursday, July 14, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. Written or electronic comments and outlines of the topics to be discussed at the public hearing are still being accepted and must be received by July 7, 2016. ADDRESSES: The public hearing is being held in the IRS Auditorium, Internal Revenue Service Building, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20224. Due to building security procedures, visitors must enter at the Constitution Avenue entrance. In addition, all visitors must present photo identification to enter the building. Send Submissions to CC:PA:LPD:PR (REG–108060–15), Room 5205, Internal rmajette on DSK2TPTVN1PROD with PROPOSALS DATES: VerDate Sep<11>2014 14:42 Jun 20, 2016 Jkt 238001 The subject of the public hearing is the notice of proposed rulemaking (REG– 108060–15) that was published in the Federal Register on Friday, April 8, 2016 (81 FR 20912). The rules of 26 CFR 601.601(a)(3) apply to the hearing. Persons who wish to present oral comments at the hearing must submit an outline of the topics to be addressed and the amount of time to be devoted to each topic by Thursday, July 7, 2016. A period of 10 minutes is allotted to each person for presenting oral comments. After the deadline for receiving outlines has passed, the IRS will prepare an agenda containing the schedule of speakers. Copies of the agenda will be made available, free of charge, at the hearing or by contacting the Publications and Regulations Branch at (202) 317–6901 (not a toll-free number). Because of access restrictions, the IRS will not admit visitors beyond the immediate entrance area more than 30 minutes before the hearing starts. For information about having your name placed on the building access list to attend the hearing, see the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section of this document. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Treatment of a Certain Interests in Corporations as Stock or Indebtedness; Hearing Martin V. Franks, Chief, Publications and Regulations Branch, Legal Processing Division, Associate Chief Counsel, (Procedure and Administration). [FR Doc. 2016–14734 Filed 6–20–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P PO 00000 Frm 00030 Fmt 4702 Sfmt 4702 DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Coast Guard 33 CFR Part 165 [Docket No. USCG–2015–0492] RIN 1625–AA00 Safety Zone; Lower Niagara River at Niagara Falls, New York Coast Guard, DHS. Notice of proposed rulemaking. AGENCY: ACTION: The Coast Guard proposes to establish regulations for a permanent safety zone within the Captain of the Port Zone Buffalo on the Lower Niagara River, Niagara Falls, NY. This proposed rule is intended to restrict vessels from a portion of the Lower Niagara River considered not navigable as listed in the United States Coast Pilot Book 6—Great Lakes: Lake Ontario, Erie, Huron, Michigan and Superior and St. Lawrence River and more specifically as described below. The safety zone to be established by this proposed rule is necessary to protect the public and vessels from the hazards associated with the heavy rapids in the narrow waterway of the Lower Niagara River. DATES: Comments and related materials must be received by the Coast Guard on or before September 19, 2016. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments identified by docket number USCG– 2015–0492 using any one of the following methods: (1) Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. (2) Fax: 202–493–2251. (3) Mail: Docket Management Facility (M–30), U.S. Department of Transportation, West Building Ground Floor, Room W12–140, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., Washington, DC 20590– 0001. (4) Delivery: At the same as mail address above, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, except federal holidays. The telephone number is 202–366–9329. To avoid duplication, please use only one of these four methods. See the ‘‘Public Participation and Request for Comments’’ portion of the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section below for instructions on submitting comments. SUMMARY: If you have questions on this proposed rule, call or email LTJG Amanda Garcia, Chief of Waterways Management, U.S. Coast Guard Sector Buffalo; telephone FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: E:\FR\FM\21JNP1.SGM 21JNP1

Agencies

[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 119 (Tuesday, June 21, 2016)]
[Proposed Rules]
[Page 40226]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2016-14734]


=======================================================================
-----------------------------------------------------------------------

DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Internal Revenue Service

26 CFR Part 1

[REG-108060-15]
RIN 1545-BN40


Treatment of a Certain Interests in Corporations as Stock or 
Indebtedness; Hearing

AGENCY: Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury.

ACTION: Notice of a public hearing on notice of proposed rulemaking.

-----------------------------------------------------------------------

SUMMARY: This document provides a notice of public hearing on proposed 
regulations under section 385 of the Internal Revenue Code that would 
authorize the Commissioner to treat certain related-party interests in 
a corporation as indebtedness in part and stock in part for federal tax 
purposes, and establish threshold documentation requirements that must 
be satisfied in order for certain related-party interests in a 
corporation to be treated as indebtedness for federal tax purposes. The 
proposed regulations also would treat as stock certain related-party 
interests that otherwise would be treated as indebtedness for federal 
tax purposes.

DATES: The public hearing is being held on Thursday, July 14, 2016, at 
10:00 a.m. Written or electronic comments and outlines of the topics to 
be discussed at the public hearing are still being accepted and must be 
received by July 7, 2016.

ADDRESSES: The public hearing is being held in the IRS Auditorium, 
Internal Revenue Service Building, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., 
Washington, DC 20224. Due to building security procedures, visitors 
must enter at the Constitution Avenue entrance. In addition, all 
visitors must present photo identification to enter the building.
    Send Submissions to CC:PA:LPD:PR (REG-108060-15), Room 5205, 
Internal Revenue Service, P.O. Box 7604, Ben Franklin Station, 
Washington, DC 20044. Submissions may be hand-delivered Monday through 
Friday to CC:PA:LPD:PR (REG-108060-15), Couriers Desk, Internal Revenue 
Service, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20224 or sent 
electronically via the Federal eRulemaking Portal at 
www.regulations.gov (IRS REG-108060-15).

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Concerning the proposed regulations, 
Austin M. Diamond-Jones at (202) 317-5363, and Raymond J. Stahl at 
(202) 317-6938; concerning submissions of comments, the hearing and/or 
to be placed on the building access list to attend the hearing Regina 
Johnson at (202) 317-6901 (not toll-free numbers).

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The subject of the public hearing is the 
notice of proposed rulemaking (REG-108060-15) that was published in the 
Federal Register on Friday, April 8, 2016 (81 FR 20912).
    The rules of 26 CFR 601.601(a)(3) apply to the hearing. Persons who 
wish to present oral comments at the hearing must submit an outline of 
the topics to be addressed and the amount of time to be devoted to each 
topic by Thursday, July 7, 2016.
    A period of 10 minutes is allotted to each person for presenting 
oral comments. After the deadline for receiving outlines has passed, 
the IRS will prepare an agenda containing the schedule of speakers. 
Copies of the agenda will be made available, free of charge, at the 
hearing or by contacting the Publications and Regulations Branch at 
(202) 317-6901 (not a toll-free number).
    Because of access restrictions, the IRS will not admit visitors 
beyond the immediate entrance area more than 30 minutes before the 
hearing starts. For information about having your name placed on the 
building access list to attend the hearing, see the FOR FURTHER 
INFORMATION CONTACT section of this document.

Martin V. Franks,
Chief, Publications and Regulations Branch, Legal Processing Division, 
Associate Chief Counsel, (Procedure and Administration).
[FR Doc. 2016-14734 Filed 6-20-16; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4830-01-P