Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request, 50224-50225 [2017-23494]

Download as PDF 50224 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 208 / Monday, October 30, 2017 / Notices 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: October 4, 2017. L. Brimmer, Senior Tax Analyst. [FR Doc. 2017–23493 Filed 10–27–17; 8:45 am] Dated: October 23, 2017. John Lipold, Designated Federal Official. BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY [FR Doc. 2017–23495 Filed 10–27–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P Internal Revenue Service Advisory Council to the Internal Revenue Service; Meeting DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Internal Revenue Service Advisory Council (IRSAC) will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, November 15, 2017. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Anna Millikan, IRSAC Program Manager, Office of National Public Liaison, CL:NPL:P, Room 7571, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20224. Telephone: 202–317–6851 (not a toll-free number). Email address: PublicLiaison@irs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given pursuant to section 10(a) (2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. (1988), a public meeting of the IRSAC will be held on Wednesday, November 15, 2017, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. at the Washington Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, 2660 Woodley Road NW., Wilson Room, Washington, DC 20008. Issues to be discussed include, but are not limited to: W–2 Verification Codes and Engaging Tax Practitioners; Taxpayer and Practitioner Concerns Regarding Private Debt Collection; The LB&I Examination Process (LEP); The Need for Express Statutory Authority to Confirm the Treasury Department’s Ability to Establish, Enforce, and Require Minimum Standards of Competence for All Tax Practitioners, Including Tax Return Preparers; ThirdParty Application Programming Interfaces (APIs); and The Continuing Need for the Internal Revenue Service to be Adequately Funded. Last-minute agenda changes may preclude advanced notice. The meeting room sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:59 Oct 27, 2017 accommodates approximately 60 people; this number includes IRSAC members and Internal Revenue Service officials. Due to limited seating, please call Anna Millikan at 202–317–6851 to confirm your attendance. Attendees are encouraged to arrive at least 30 minutes before the meeting begins. Should you wish the IRSAC to consider a written statement, please write to Internal Revenue Service, Office of National Public Liaison, CL:NPL, Room 7559, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20224 or email PublicLiaison@irs.gov. Jkt 244001 Internal Revenue Service Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: The Internal Revenue Service, 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 and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. This notice provides guidance relating to the waiver of 2009 required minimum distributions, described in section 401(a)(9) of the Internal Revenue Code (‘‘Code’’), from certain plans under the Worker, Retiree, and Employer Recovery Act of 2008 (‘‘WRERA’’). SUMMARY: Written comments should be received on or before December 29, 2017 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to L. Brimmer, Internal Revenue Service, Room 6526, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20224. Please send comments for the information collection listed below. You must reference the information collection’s title, form number, reporting or record-keeping requirement number, and OMB number (if any) in your comment. To obtain additional information, or copies of the information collection and instructions, or copies of any comments received, contact LaNita Van Dyke, at Internal DATES: PO 00000 Frm 00109 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Revenue Service, Room 6526, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20224, or through the internet, at Lanita.VanDyke@irs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: IRA Required Minimum Distribution Reporting. OMB Number: 1545–1779. Notice Number: Notice 2002–27. Abstract: Notice 2002–27 (Notice 2003–2, Notice 2003–3 & Notice 2009– 9) provides guidance with respect to the reporting requirements, that is, data that custodians and trustees of IRAs must furnish IRA owners in those instances where there must be a minimum distribution from an individual retirement arrangement. Current Actions: There are no changes being made to the notice at this time. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit organizations, and not-for-profit institutions. Estimated Number of Respondents: 78,000. Estimated Average Time per Respondent: 15 hours. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 1,170,000. Request for Comments: Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in our request for Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval of the relevant information collection. All comments will become a matter of public record. Please do not include any confidential or inappropriate material in your comments. We invite comments on: (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the agency’s functions, including whether the information has 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 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 the requested information. Currently, the IRS is seeking comments concerning the following forms, and reporting and record-keeping requirements: 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 E:\FR\FM\30OCN1.SGM 30OCN1 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 208 / Monday, October 30, 2017 / Notices 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. Dated: October 4, 2017. Tuawana Pinkston, Supervisory, Tax Analyst. [FR Doc. 2017–23494 Filed 10–27–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0188] Agency Information Collection Activity Under OMB Review: Claim, Authorization & Invoice for Prosthetic Items & Services Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, this notice announces that the Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs, will submit the collection of information abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The PRA submission describes the nature of the information collection and its expected cost and burden and it includes the actual data collection instrument. sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:59 Oct 27, 2017 Jkt 244001 Comments must be submitted on or before November 29, 2017. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information through www.Regulations.gov, or to Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, Attn: VA Desk Officer; 725 17th St. NW., Washington, DC 20503 or sent through electronic mail to oira_submission@ omb.eop.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0188’’ in any correspondence. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Cynthia Harvey-Pryor, Office of Quality, Privacy and Risk (OQPR), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 461– 5870 or email cynthia.harvey-pryor@ va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0188’’ in any correspondence. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Authority: U.S.C. 3901–3904 and 1701(6). Title: Claim, Authorization & Invoice for Prosthetic Items & Services. OMB Control Number: 2900–0188. Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection. Abstract: The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), through its Veterans Health Administration (VHA), administers medical services established by law. Title 38 U.S.C. Section 1701(6) includes prosthetic items within the scope of medical services. Title 38 U.S.C. Section 3901, 3902, 3903, 3904, and 1162 authorize the Secretary to provide each person eligible for an automobile grant the adaptive equipment deemed necessary to insure that the person will be able to operate the automobile safely, in a manner consistent with the safety of others and to satisfy the applicable DATES: PO 00000 Frm 00110 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 50225 standards of licensure established by the state of residency. An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on this collection of information was published at 82 FR 39951 on August 22, 2017; page 39951. Affected Public: Individuals and households. Estimated Annual Burden: 10–0103—583 hours. 10–1394—1,000 hours. 10–2421—67 hours. 10–2520—47 hours. 10–2914—3,333 hours. FL 10–90—708 hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 10–0103—5 minutes. 10–1394—15 minutes. 10–2421—4 minutes. 10–2520—4 minutes. 10–2914—4 minutes. FL 10–90—5 minutes. Frequency of Response: Annually. Estimated Number of Respondents: 10–0103—7,000. 10–1394—4,000. 10–2421—1,000. 10–2520—700. 10–2914—50,000. FL 10–90—8,500. By direction of the Secretary. Cynthia Harvey-Pryor, Department Clearance Officer, Office of Quality, Privacy and Risk, Department of Veterans Affairs. [FR Doc. 2017–23538 Filed 10–27–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P E:\FR\FM\30OCN1.SGM 30OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 208 (Monday, October 30, 2017)]
[Notices]
[Pages 50224-50225]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2017-23494]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Internal Revenue Service


Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request

AGENCY: Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury.

ACTION: Notice and request for comments.

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SUMMARY: The Internal Revenue Service, 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 and/
or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995. This notice provides guidance relating to the 
waiver of 2009 required minimum distributions, described in section 
401(a)(9) of the Internal Revenue Code (``Code''), from certain plans 
under the Worker, Retiree, and Employer Recovery Act of 2008 
(``WRERA'').

DATES: Written comments should be received on or before December 29, 
2017 to be assured of consideration.

ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to L. Brimmer, Internal Revenue 
Service, Room 6526, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20224.
    Please send comments for the information collection listed below. 
You must reference the information collection's title, form number, 
reporting or record-keeping requirement number, and OMB number (if any) 
in your comment. To obtain additional information, or copies of the 
information collection and instructions, or copies of any comments 
received, contact LaNita Van Dyke, at Internal Revenue Service, Room 
6526, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20224, or through 
the internet, at [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Title: IRA Required Minimum Distribution Reporting.
    OMB Number: 1545-1779.
    Notice Number: Notice 2002-27.
    Abstract: Notice 2002-27 (Notice 2003-2, Notice 2003-3 & Notice 
2009-9) provides guidance with respect to the reporting requirements, 
that is, data that custodians and trustees of IRAs must furnish IRA 
owners in those instances where there must be a minimum distribution 
from an individual retirement arrangement.
    Current Actions: There are no changes being made to the notice at 
this time.
    Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.
    Affected Public: Business or other for-profit organizations, and 
not-for-profit institutions.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 78,000.
    Estimated Average Time per Respondent: 15 hours.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 1,170,000.
    Request for Comments: Comments submitted in response to this notice 
will be summarized and/or included in our request for Office of 
Management and Budget (OMB) approval of the relevant information 
collection. All comments will become a matter of public record. Please 
do not include any confidential or inappropriate material in your 
comments.
    We invite comments on: (a) Whether the collection of information is 
necessary for the proper performance of the agency's functions, 
including whether the information has 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 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 the 
requested information.
    Currently, the IRS is seeking comments concerning the following 
forms, and reporting and record-keeping requirements:
    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

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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.

    Dated: October 4, 2017.
Tuawana Pinkston,
Supervisory, Tax Analyst.
[FR Doc. 2017-23494 Filed 10-27-17; 8:45 am]
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