Proposed Extension of Information Collection Request Submitted for Public Comment; Effective Dates and Other Issues Arising Under the Employee Benefit Provisions of the Tax Reform Act of 1984, 13812 [2018-06499]

Download as PDF 13812 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 62 / Friday, March 30, 2018 / Notices The agenda will include various IRS issues. The committee will be discussing Toll-free issues and public input is welcomed. DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Extension of Information Collection Request Submitted for Public Comment; Effective Dates and Other Issues Arising Under the Employee Benefit Provisions of the Tax Reform Act of 1984 Dated: March 26, 2018. Kevin Brown, Acting Director, Taxpayer Advocacy Panel. [FR Doc. 2018–06509 Filed 3–29–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Treasury ACTION: Notice of meeting AGENCY: 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 Wednesday, April 18, 2018. 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 Wednesday, April 18, 2018, at 2:00 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 website: http:// www.improveirs.org. The agenda will include various IRS issues. The agenda will include a discussion on various special topics with IRS processes. amozie on DSK30RV082PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: Dated: March 26, 2018. Kevin Brown, Acting Director, Taxpayer Advocacy Panel. [FR Doc. 2018–06502 Filed 3–29–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:57 Mar 29, 2018 Jkt 244001 The Internal Revenue Service, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the 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 information collection requirements related to the guidance provided relating to the effective dates and other issues arising under the Employee Benefit Provisions of the Tax Reform Act of 1984. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before May 29, 2018 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Roberto Mora-Figueroa, Internal Revenue Service, Room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20224. Requests for additional information or copies of the regulations should be directed to R. Joseph Durbala, at Internal Revenue Service, Room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20224, or through the internet, at RJoseph.Durbala@irs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Effective Dates and Other Issues Arising Under the Employee Benefit Provisions of the Tax Reform Act of 1984. OMB Number: 1545–0916. Agency Number: TD 8073. Abstract: TD 8073 provides temporary regulations relating to effective dates and certain other issues arising under sections 91, 223, and 511–561 of the Tax Reform Act of 1984. These temporary regulations were generally presented in the form of questions and answers (Q&A’s). Taxpayers may rely on them for guidance pending the issuance of final regulations. Current Actions: There is no change to the burden previously approved. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. SUMMARY: Open Meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Special Projects Committee PO 00000 Frm 00092 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Affected Public: Business or other forprofit organizations. Estimated Number of Respondents: 8,000. Estimated Time per Respondent: 30 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 4,000. The following paragraph applies to all 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 if 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. Desired Focus of Comments: The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is particularly interested in comments that: • Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; • Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; • Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and • Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including using appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., by permitting electronic submissions of responses. Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the ICR for OMB approval of the extension of the information collection; they will also become a matter of public record. Approved: March 26, 2018. R. Joseph Durbala, IRS, Tax Analyst. [FR Doc. 2018–06499 Filed 3–29–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P E:\FR\FM\30MRN1.SGM 30MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 62 (Friday, March 30, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Page 13812]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-06499]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Internal Revenue Service


Proposed Extension of Information Collection Request Submitted 
for Public Comment; Effective Dates and Other Issues Arising Under the 
Employee Benefit Provisions of the Tax Reform Act of 1984

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 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 information collection requirements related to the guidance 
provided relating to the effective dates and other issues arising under 
the Employee Benefit Provisions of the Tax Reform Act of 1984.

DATES: Written comments should be received on or before May 29, 2018 to 
be assured of consideration.

ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Roberto Mora-Figueroa, 
Internal Revenue Service, Room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW, 
Washington, DC 20224. Requests for additional information or copies of 
the regulations should be directed to R. Joseph Durbala, at Internal 
Revenue Service, Room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 
20224, or through the internet, at [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Title: Effective Dates and Other Issues Arising Under the Employee 
Benefit Provisions of the Tax Reform Act of 1984.
    OMB Number: 1545-0916.
    Agency Number: TD 8073.
    Abstract: TD 8073 provides temporary regulations relating to 
effective dates and certain other issues arising under sections 91, 
223, and 511-561 of the Tax Reform Act of 1984. These temporary 
regulations were generally presented in the form of questions and 
answers (Q&A's). Taxpayers may rely on them for guidance pending the 
issuance of final regulations.
    Current Actions: There is no change to the burden previously 
approved.
    Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.
    Affected Public: Business or other for-profit organizations.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 8,000.
    Estimated Time per Respondent: 30 minutes.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 4,000.
    The following paragraph applies to all 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 if 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.
    Desired Focus of Comments: The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is 
particularly interested in comments that:
     Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is 
necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, 
including whether the information will have practical utility;
     Evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the 
burden of the proposed collection of information, including the 
validity of the methodology and assumptions used;
     Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected; and
     Minimize the burden of the collection of information on 
those who are to respond, including using appropriate automated, 
electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or 
other forms of information technology, e.g., by permitting electronic 
submissions of responses.
    Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized 
and/or included in the ICR for OMB approval of the extension of the 
information collection; they will also become a matter of public 
record.

    Approved: March 26, 2018.
R. Joseph Durbala,
IRS, Tax Analyst.
[FR Doc. 2018-06499 Filed 3-29-18; 8:45 am]
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