Proposed Collection; Comment Request, 14941-14942 [2017-05592]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 55 / Thursday, March 23, 2017 / Notices MAC membership on January 9, 2017, at 82 FR 2436. This notice extends the deadline for submitting nomination applications to April 15, 2017. Interested parties should refer to the January 9th notice for application submission instructions. Issued on: March 17, 2017. Walter C. Waidelich, Jr. Acting Deputy Administrator, Federal Highway Administration. [FR Doc. 2017–05764 Filed 3–22–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–22–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES Community Development Financial Institutions Fund Announcement Type: Notice and Request for Public Comment. SUMMARY: The U.S. 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. Currently, the Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund), U.S. Department of the Treasury, is soliciting comments concerning the Annual Certification and Data Collection Report Form. DATES: Written comments must be received on or before May 22, 2017 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Submit your comments via email to Tanya McInnis, Certification, Compliance Monitoring and Evaluation (CCME) Acting Program Manager, CDFI Fund, at ccme@cdfi.treas.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tanya McInnis, Acting CCME Program Manager, CDFI Fund, U.S. Department of the Treasury, 1500 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20220. Other information regarding the CDFI Fund and its programs may be obtained through the CDFI Fund’s Web site at http://www.cdfifund.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Annual Certification and Data Collection Report Form. OMB Number: 1559–0046. Abstract: This information collection captures information related to continuing compliance with certification standards for Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) and other data associated with the finances and activities of CDFIs. The revised document adds nine yes/no questions regarding management and organizational changes. VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:13 Mar 22, 2017 Jkt 241001 Type of Review: Regular Review. Affected Public: Certified CDFIs. Estimated Number of Respondents: 1,000. Estimated Annual Time per Respondent: 8 hours. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 8,000 hours. Requests 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 and may be published on the CDFI Fund Web site at http:// www.cdfifund.gov. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the CDFI Fund, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the CDFI Fund’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 technology; and (e) estimates of capital or start-up costs and costs of operation, maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information. Authority: Pub. L. 104–13; 12 CFR 1805; 12 CFR 1806; 12 CFR 1807; 12 CFR 1808. Mary Ann Donovan, Director, Community Development Financial Institutions Fund. [FR Doc. 2017–05811 Filed 3–22–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–70–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection; Comment Request 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. Currently, the IRS is soliciting comments concerning Form 1099–S, Proceeds from Real Estate Transactions. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before May 22, 2017 to be assured of consideration. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00077 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 14941 Direct all written comments to Laurie Brimmer, Internal Revenue Service, Room 6526, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20224. 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: Proceeds from Real Estate Transactions. OMB Number: 1545–0997. Form Number: 1099–S. Abstract: Internal Revenue Code section 6045(e) and the regulations there under require persons treated as real estate brokers to submit an information return to the IRS to report the gross proceeds from real estate transactions. Form 1099–S is used for this purpose. The IRS uses the information on the form to verify compliance with the reporting rules regarding real estate transactions. Current Actions: New Box 5 was added to identify foreign investors in US Real Property. Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit organizations and individuals or households. Estimated Number of Responses: 2,573,400. Estimated Time per Response: 10 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 411,744. 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 ADDRESSES: E:\FR\FM\23MRN1.SGM 23MRN1 14942 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 55 / Thursday, March 23, 2017 / Notices 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: March 13, 2017. Laurie Brimmer, Senior Tax Analyst. [FR Doc. 2017–05592 Filed 3–22–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection; Comment Request 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. Currently, the IRS is soliciting comments concerning Form 1116, Foreign Tax Credit (Individual, Estate, or Trust). sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:13 Mar 22, 2017 Jkt 241001 Written comments should be received on or before May 22, 2017 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Laurie Brimmer, Internal Revenue Service, Room 6526, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20224. Requests for additional information or copies of the form and instructions should be directed to Sara Covington, at Internal Revenue Service, Room 6526, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20224, or through the internet at Sara.L.Covington@irs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Foreign Tax Credit (Individual, Estate, or Trust). OMB Number: 1545–0121. Form Number: 1116. Abstract: Form 1116 is used by individuals (including nonresident aliens), estates, or trusts who paid foreign income taxes on U.S. taxable income, to compute the foreign tax credit. This information is used by the IRS to determine if the foreign tax credit is properly computed. 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: Individuals or households. Estimated Number of Responses: 4,143,255. Estimated Time per Respondent: 6.05 hours. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 25,066,693. 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 DATES: PO 00000 Frm 00078 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 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: March 13, 2017. Laurie Brimmer, IRS Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2017–05591 Filed 3–22–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P E:\FR\FM\23MRN1.SGM 23MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 55 (Thursday, March 23, 2017)]
[Notices]
[Pages 14941-14942]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2017-05592]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Internal Revenue Service


Proposed Collection; Comment Request

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. Currently, the IRS is soliciting 
comments concerning Form 1099-S, Proceeds from Real Estate 
Transactions.

DATES: Written comments should be received on or before May 22, 2017 to 
be assured of consideration.

ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Laurie Brimmer, Internal 
Revenue Service, Room 6526, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, 
DC 20224.
    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: Proceeds from Real Estate Transactions.
    OMB Number: 1545-0997.
    Form Number: 1099-S.
    Abstract: Internal Revenue Code section 6045(e) and the regulations 
there under require persons treated as real estate brokers to submit an 
information return to the IRS to report the gross proceeds from real 
estate transactions. Form 1099-S is used for this purpose. The IRS uses 
the information on the form to verify compliance with the reporting 
rules regarding real estate transactions.
    Current Actions: New Box 5 was added to identify foreign investors 
in US Real Property.
    Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection.
    Affected Public: Business or other for-profit organizations and 
individuals or households.
    Estimated Number of Responses: 2,573,400.
    Estimated Time per Response: 10 minutes.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 411,744.
    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

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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: March 13, 2017.
Laurie Brimmer,
Senior Tax Analyst.
[FR Doc. 2017-05592 Filed 3-22-17; 8:45 am]
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