Advisory Group to the Internal Revenue Service Tax Exempt and Government Entities Division (TE/GE); Meeting, 21454-21455 [2017-09273]

Download as PDF asabaliauskas on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 21454 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 87 / Monday, May 8, 2017 / Notices Title: Substitute Mortality Tables for Single Employer Defined Benefit Plans. OMB Number: 1545–2073. Revenue Procedure Number: Revenue Procedure 2007–37 superseded 2008– 62. Abstract: Revenue Procedure 2008–62 describes the process for obtaining a letter ruling as to the acceptability of substitute mortality tables under section 430(h)(3)(C) of the Code. Past revenue procedures were superseded. Current Actions: There are no changes being made to the revenue procedure at this time. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit organizations, not-for-profit institutions and farms. Estimated Number of Responses: 450. Estimated Annual Average Time per Response: 56.44 hours. Estimated Total Annual Hours: 25,400. 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: April 28, 2017. Tuawana Pinkston, IRS Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2017–09268 Filed 5–5–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:27 May 05, 2017 Jkt 241001 DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Renewable Electricity, Refined Coal, and Indian Coal Production Credit, Form 8835 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 8835, Renewable Electricity Production Credit. SUMMARY: Written comments should be received on or before July 7, 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 Ralph Terry, at Internal Revenue Service, Room 6526, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20224, or through the internet at Ralph.M.Terry@irs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Renewable Electricity Production Credit. OMB Number: 1545–1362. Form Number: Form 8835. Abstract: Form 8835 is used to claim the renewable electricity production credit. The credit is allowed for the sale of electricity produced in the United States or U.S. possessions from qualified energy resources. The IRS uses the information reported on the form to ensure that the credit is correctly computed. Current Actions: There are changes in the paperwork burden previously approved by OMB. The removal of items for responders to fill out has decreased burden. Type of Review: Extension of a current OMB approval. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit organizations and individuals. Estimated Number of Respondents: 46. Estimated Time per Respondent: 18 hrs. 17 minutes. DATES: PO 00000 Frm 00091 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 841. 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: May 02, 2017. Laurie Brimmer, Senior Tax Analyst. [FR Doc. 2017–09267 Filed 5–5–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Advisory Group to the Internal Revenue Service Tax Exempt and Government Entities Division (TE/GE); Meeting Internal Revenue Service (IRS); Tax Exempt and Government Entities Division, Treasury. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Advisory Committee on Tax Exempt and Government Entities (ACT) will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, June 7, 2017. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mark O’Donnell, TE/GE Communications and Liaison; 1111 SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\08MYN1.SGM 08MYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 87 / Monday, May 8, 2017 / Notices Constitution Ave. NW.; SE:T:GESS:CL– NCA 676; Washington, DC 20224. Email address: tege.advisory.comm@irs.gov. Telephone: 202–317–8632 (not a toll free number). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: By notice herein given, pursuant to section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. (1988), a public meeting of the ACT will be held on Wednesday, June 7, 2017, from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., at the Internal Revenue Service; 1111 Constitution Ave. NW.; Room 3313; Washington, DC. Issues to be discussed relate to Employee Plans, Exempt Organizations and Government Entities. Reports from three ACT subgroups cover the following topics: • FICA Replacement Plans; Recommendations Regarding FICA Replacement Plan Requirements. • Future of the Advisory Committee on Tax Exempt and Government Entities; Recommendations Regarding Changes Made to the ACT • Online Accounts; Recommendations Regarding Expansion of Online Accounts for Tax Exempt Entities. Last minute agenda changes may preclude advance notice. Due to limited seating and security requirements, attendees need to email attendance request to tege.advisory.comm@irs.gov by May 31, 2017. Attendees are encouraged to arrive at least 30 minutes before the meeting begins to allow sufficient time for security clearance. Photo identification must be presented. Please use the main entrance at 1111 Constitution Ave. NW. to enter the building. Should you wish the ACT to consider a written statement, please write to: Internal Revenue Service; 1111 Constitution Ave. NW.; SE:T:GESS:CL– NCA 676, Washington, DC 20224, or email tege.advisory.comm@irs.gov. Dated: April 26, 2017. Mark F. O’Donnell, Designated Federal Officer, Tax Exempt and Government Entities Division, Internal Revenue Service. [FR Doc. 2017–09273 Filed 5–5–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P An open meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Special Projects 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 Tuesday, June 13, 2017. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Matthew O’Sullivan at 1–888–912–1227 or (510) 907–5274. 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 Special Projects Committee will be held Tuesday, June 13, 2017, at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time via teleconference. 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 Matthew O’Sullivan. For more information please contact Matthew O’Sullivan at 1–888–912–1227 or (510) 907–5274, or write TAP Office, 1301 Clay Street, Oakland, CA 94612–5217 or contact us at the Web site: http:// www.improveirs.org. The agenda will include various IRS issues. The agenda will include a discussion on various special topics with IRS processes. SUMMARY: Dated: May 1, 2017. Javier Hernandez, Acting Director, Taxpayer Advocacy Panel. [FR Doc. 2017–09275 Filed 5–5–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Employer’s Quarterly Federal Tax Returns and Schedules for Forms 941, 941–PR, 941–SS, 941–X, 941–X (PR), Schedule B (Form 941), Schedule R (Form 941), Schedule B (Form 941–PR) and Form 8974 Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: asabaliauskas on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice of meeting. AGENCY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:27 May 05, 2017 Jkt 241001 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 SUMMARY: Open Meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Special Projects Committee PO 00000 Frm 00092 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 21455 Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. Currently, the IRS is soliciting comments concerning Forms 941 (Employer’s Quarterly Federal Tax Return), 941–PR (Planilla Para La Declaracion Trimestral Del PatronoLaContribucion Federal Al Seguro Social Y Al Seguro Medicare), 941–SS (Employer’s Quarterly Federal Tax Return-American Samoa, Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, and the U.S. Virgin Islands), 941–X, Adjusted Employer’s Quarterly Federal Tax Return or Claim for Refund, 941–X(PR), Ajuste a la Declaracion Federal Trimestral del Patrono o Reclamacion de Reembolso, Schedule R, Allocation Schedule for Aggregated Form 941 Filers, Schedule B (Form 941) (Employer’s Record of Federal Tax Liability), Schedule B (Form 941–PR) (Registro Suplementario De La Obligacion Contributiva Federal Del Patrono), and Form 8974 Qualified Small Business Payroll Tax Credit for Increasing Research Activities. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before July 7, 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 Ralph Terry, at Internal Revenue Service, Room 6526, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20224, or through the internet at Ralph.M.Terry@irs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Employer’s Quarterly Federal Tax Return. OMB Number: 1545–0029. Form Numbers: 941, 941–PR, 941–SS, 941–X, 941–X(PR), Schedule R (Form 941), Schedule B (Form 941), Schedule B (Form 941–PR), and Form 8974. Abstract: Form 941 is used by employers to report payments made to employees subject to income and social security/Medicare taxes and the amounts of these taxes. Form 941–PR is used by employers in Puerto Rico to report social security and Medicare taxes only. Form 941–SS is used by employers in the U.S. possessions to report social security and Medicare taxes only. Schedule B is used by employers to record their employment tax liability. Current Actions: There are changes being made to the burden previously approved by OMB, Form 8874 and its burden was added to the collection. Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection. E:\FR\FM\08MYN1.SGM 08MYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 87 (Monday, May 8, 2017)]
[Notices]
[Pages 21454-21455]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2017-09273]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Internal Revenue Service


Advisory Group to the Internal Revenue Service Tax Exempt and 
Government Entities Division (TE/GE); Meeting

AGENCY: Internal Revenue Service (IRS); Tax Exempt and Government 
Entities Division, Treasury.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Advisory Committee on Tax Exempt and Government Entities 
(ACT) will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, June 7, 2017.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mark O'Donnell, TE/GE Communications 
and Liaison; 1111

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Constitution Ave. NW.; SE:T:GESS:CL-NCA 676; Washington, DC 20224. 
Email address: tege.advisory.comm@irs.gov. Telephone: 202-317-8632 (not 
a toll free number).

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: By notice herein given, pursuant to section 
10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. (1988), a 
public meeting of the ACT will be held on Wednesday, June 7, 2017, from 
2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., at the Internal Revenue Service; 1111 
Constitution Ave. NW.; Room 3313; Washington, DC. Issues to be 
discussed relate to Employee Plans, Exempt Organizations and Government 
Entities. Reports from three ACT subgroups cover the following topics:
     FICA Replacement Plans; Recommendations Regarding FICA 
Replacement Plan Requirements.
     Future of the Advisory Committee on Tax Exempt and 
Government Entities; Recommendations Regarding Changes Made to the ACT
     Online Accounts; Recommendations Regarding Expansion of 
Online Accounts for Tax Exempt Entities.
    Last minute agenda changes may preclude advance notice. Due to 
limited seating and security requirements, attendees need to email 
attendance request to tege.advisory.comm@irs.gov by May 31, 2017. 
Attendees are encouraged to arrive at least 30 minutes before the 
meeting begins to allow sufficient time for security clearance. Photo 
identification must be presented. Please use the main entrance at 1111 
Constitution Ave. NW. to enter the building. Should you wish the ACT to 
consider a written statement, please write to: Internal Revenue 
Service; 1111 Constitution Ave. NW.; SE:T:GESS:CL-NCA 676, Washington, 
DC 20224, or email tege.advisory.comm@irs.gov.

    Dated: April 26, 2017.
Mark F. O'Donnell,
Designated Federal Officer, Tax Exempt and Government Entities 
Division, Internal Revenue Service.
[FR Doc. 2017-09273 Filed 5-5-17; 8:45 am]
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