Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Multiple IRS Information Requests, 15897-15898 [2018-07594]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 71 / Thursday, April 12, 2018 / Notices applications are being solicited before the FY 2019 budget has been approved, cooperative agreements will be entered into subject to the appropriation of funds. without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, mental or physical disability, marital status, or sexual orientation. (Authority: 49 CFR part 1.93(a); 5 U.S.C. 552b; 41 CFR parts 102–3; 5 U.S.C. app. Sections 1–16) * * * * * By Order of the Maritime Administrator. Dated: April 9, 2018. T. Mitchell Hudson, Jr., Secretary, Maritime Administration. Dated: March 29, 2018. Carol Quiller, Chief, Grant Program Office IRS, Stakeholder Partnerships, Education & Communication. [FR Doc. 2018–07568 Filed 4–11–18; 8:45 am] Internal Revenue Service DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Publication of Nonconventional Source Production Credit Reference Price for Calendar Year 2017 Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) Program Availability of Application Packages Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. AGENCY: Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: This document provides notice of the availability of Application Packages for the 2018 Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) Program. DATES: Application instructions are available electronically from the IRS on May 1, 2018 by visiting: IRS.gov (key word search—‘‘TCE’’) or through Grants.gov. The deadline for submitting an application package to the IRS for the Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) Program is May 31, 2018. All applications must be submitted through Grants.gov. ADDRESSES: Internal Revenue Service, Grant Program Office, 5000 Ellin Road, NCFB C4–110, SE:W:CAR:SPEC:FO:GPO, Lanham, Maryland 20706. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Grant Program Office via their email address at tce.grant.office@irs.gov . SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Authority for the Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) Program is contained in Section 163 of the Revenue Act of 1978, Public Law 95–600, (92 Stat. 12810), November 6, 1978. Regulations were published in the Federal Register at 44 FR 72113 on December 13, 1979. Section 163 gives the IRS authority to enter into cooperative agreements with private or public non-profit agencies or organizations to establish a network of trained volunteers to provide free tax information and return preparation assistance to elderly individuals. Elderly individuals are defined as individuals age 60 and over at the close of their taxable year. Because sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:20 Apr 11, 2018 Jkt 244001 Internal Revenue Service Community Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Matching Grant Program—Availability of Application for Federal Financial Assistance Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: This document provides notice of the availability of the application package for the 2019 Community Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Matching Grant Program. DATES: Application instructions are available electronically from the IRS on May 1, 2018 by visiting: IRS.gov (key word search— ‘‘VITA Grant’’). Application packages are available on May 1, 2018 by visiting Grants.gov and searching with the Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) number 21.009. The deadline for applying to the IRS through Grants.gov for the Community VITA Matching Grant Program is May 31, 2018. All applications must be submitted through Grants.gov. ADDRESSES: Internal Revenue Service, Grant Program Office, 401 West Peachtree St. NW, Suite 1645, Stop 420– D, Atlanta, GA 30308. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Grant Program Office via their email address at Grant.Program.Office@ irs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Authority for the Community Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Matching Grant Program is contained in the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2018, Public Law 115–141. SUMMARY: DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY BILLING CODE 4830–01–P [FR Doc. 2018–07565 Filed 4–11–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–81–P 15897 ACTION: Notice. Publication of the reference price for the nonconventional source production credit for calendar year 2017. SUMMARY: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Martha Garcia, CC:PSI:6, Internal Revenue Service, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20224, Telephone Number (202) 317–6853 (not a toll-free number). The credit period for nonconventional source production credit ended on December 31, 2013 for facilities producing coke or coke gas (other than from petroleum based products). However, the reference price continues to apply in determining the amount of the enhanced oil recovery credit under section 43 of title 26 of the U.S.C., the marginal well production credit under section 45I of title 26 of the U.S.C., and the percentage depletion in case of oil and natural gas produced from marginal properties under section 613A of title 26 of the U.S.C. The reference price under section 45K(d)(2)(C) of title 26 of the U.S.C. for calendar year 2017 applies for purposes of sections 43, 45I, and 613A for taxable year 2018. Reference Price: The reference price under section 45K(d)(2)(C) for calendar year 2017 is $48.05. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Christopher T. Kelley, Special Counsel (Passthroughs and Special Industries). [FR Doc. 2018–07579 Filed 4–11–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P PO 00000 Frm 00114 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Dated: March 29, 2018. Carol Quiller, Chief, Grant Program Office, IRS, Stakeholder Partnerships, Education & Communication. [FR Doc. 2018–07567 Filed 4–11–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Multiple IRS Information Requests Departmental Offices, U.S. Department of the Treasury. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Department of the Treasury will submit the following information collection requests to the SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\12APN1.SGM 12APN1 15898 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 71 / Thursday, April 12, 2018 / Notices Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, on or after the date of publication of this notice. The public is invited to submit comments on these requests. DATES: Comments should be received on or before May 14, 2018 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Send comments regarding the burden estimate, or any other aspect of the information collection, including suggestions for reducing the burden, to (1) Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, Attention: Desk Officer for Treasury, New Executive Office Building, Room 10235, Washington, DC 20503, or email at OIRA_Submission@ OMB.EOP.gov and (2) Treasury PRA Clearance Officer, 1750 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Suite 8142, Washington, DC 20220, or email at PRA@treasury.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Copies of the submissions may be obtained from Jennifer Quintana by emailing PRA@treasury.gov, calling (202) 622–0489, or viewing the entire information collection request at www.reginfo.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES Internal Revenue Service (IRS) 1. Title: Employee Representative’s Quarterly Railroad Tax Return. OMB Control Number: 1545–0002. Type of Review: Extension without change of a currently approved collection. Abstract: Employee representatives file Form CT–2 quarterly to report compensation on which railroad retirement taxes are due. IRS uses this information to ensure that employee representatives have paid the correct tax. Form CT–2 also transmits the tax payment. VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:20 Apr 11, 2018 Jkt 244001 Form: CT–2. Affected Public: Individuals and Households. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 132. 2. Title: Revenue Procedure 2017–52; 2017–1; 2017–3, Rulings and determination letters—26 CFR 601–.201. OMB Control Number: 1545–1522. Type of Review: Extension without change of a currently approved collection. Abstract: Rev. Proc. 2017–52 (1) introduces a pilot program expanding the scope of letter rulings available from the Internal Revenue Service (Service) to include rulings on the tax consequences of a distribution of stock and securities of a controlled corporation under § 355 for a specified period of time (see section 6 of this revenue procedure), (2) provides procedures for taxpayers requesting these rulings, and (3) clarifies procedures for taxpayers requesting rulings on significant issues relating to these transactions. These previously approved Revenue Procedures explain how the Service provides advice to taxpayers on issues under the jurisdiction of the Associate Chief Counsel (Corporate), the Associate Chief Counsel (Financial Institutions and Products), the Associate Chief Counsel (Income Tax and Accounting), the Associate Chief Counsel (International), the Associate Chief Counsel (Passthroughs and Special Industries), the Associate Chief Counsel (Procedure and Administration), and the Associate Chief Counsel (Tax Exempt and Government Entities). It explains the forms of advice and the manner in which advice is requested by taxpayers and provided by the Service. This information is required to evaluate and process the request for a letter ruling or determination letter. PO 00000 Frm 00115 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 Form: None. Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profits. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 326,436. Authority: 44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq. Dated: April 9, 2018. Spencer W. Clark, Treasury PRA Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2018–07594 Filed 4–11–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P United States Institute of Peace Notice of Meeting Agency: United States Institute of Peace. Date/Time: Friday, April 20, 2018 (10:00 a.m.–12:15 p.m.). Location: 2301 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20037. Status: Open Session—Portions may be closed pursuant to Subsection (c) of Section 552(b) of Title 5, United States Code, as provided in subsection 1706(h)(3) of the United States Institute of Peace Act, Public Law 98–525. Agenda: April 20, 2018 Board Meeting: Chairman’s Report; Vice Chairman’s Report; President’s Report; Approval of Minutes of the One Hundred and Sixty Fifth Meeting (January 19, 2018) of the Board of Directors; Reports from USIP Board Committees; Iraq Trip Report; and Central Asia: Multiple Connections report. Contact: William B. Taylor, Executive Vice President: wtaylor@usip.org Dated: April 5, 2018. William B. Taylor, Executive Vice President. 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[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 71 (Thursday, April 12, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 15897-15898]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-07594]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY


Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB 
Review; Comment Request; Multiple IRS Information Requests

AGENCY: Departmental Offices, U.S. Department of the Treasury.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Department of the Treasury will submit the following 
information collection requests to the

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Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance in 
accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, on or after the 
date of publication of this notice. The public is invited to submit 
comments on these requests.

DATES: Comments should be received on or before May 14, 2018 to be 
assured of consideration.

ADDRESSES: Send comments regarding the burden estimate, or any other 
aspect of the information collection, including suggestions for 
reducing the burden, to (1) Office of Information and Regulatory 
Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, Attention: Desk Officer for 
Treasury, New Executive Office Building, Room 10235, Washington, DC 
20503, or email at [email protected] and (2) Treasury PRA 
Clearance Officer, 1750 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Suite 8142, Washington, 
DC 20220, or email at [email protected].

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Copies of the submissions may be 
obtained from Jennifer Quintana by emailing [email protected], calling 
(202) 622-0489, or viewing the entire information collection request at 
www.reginfo.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

    1. Title: Employee Representative's Quarterly Railroad Tax Return.
    OMB Control Number: 1545-0002.
    Type of Review: Extension without change of a currently approved 
collection.
    Abstract: Employee representatives file Form CT-2 quarterly to 
report compensation on which railroad retirement taxes are due. IRS 
uses this information to ensure that employee representatives have paid 
the correct tax. Form CT-2 also transmits the tax payment.
    Form: CT-2.
    Affected Public: Individuals and Households.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 132.
    2. Title: Revenue Procedure 2017-52; 2017-1; 2017-3, Rulings and 
determination letters--26 CFR 601-.201.
    OMB Control Number: 1545-1522.
    Type of Review: Extension without change of a currently approved 
collection.
    Abstract: Rev. Proc. 2017-52 (1) introduces a pilot program 
expanding the scope of letter rulings available from the Internal 
Revenue Service (Service) to include rulings on the tax consequences of 
a distribution of stock and securities of a controlled corporation 
under Sec.  355 for a specified period of time (see section 6 of this 
revenue procedure), (2) provides procedures for taxpayers requesting 
these rulings, and (3) clarifies procedures for taxpayers requesting 
rulings on significant issues relating to these transactions.
    These previously approved Revenue Procedures explain how the 
Service provides advice to taxpayers on issues under the jurisdiction 
of the Associate Chief Counsel (Corporate), the Associate Chief Counsel 
(Financial Institutions and Products), the Associate Chief Counsel 
(Income Tax and Accounting), the Associate Chief Counsel 
(International), the Associate Chief Counsel (Passthroughs and Special 
Industries), the Associate Chief Counsel (Procedure and 
Administration), and the Associate Chief Counsel (Tax Exempt and 
Government Entities). It explains the forms of advice and the manner in 
which advice is requested by taxpayers and provided by the Service. 
This information is required to evaluate and process the request for a 
letter ruling or determination letter.
    Form: None.
    Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profits.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 326,436.

    Authority:  44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.

    Dated: April 9, 2018.
Spencer W. Clark,
Treasury PRA Clearance Officer.
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