Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Multiple IRS Information Collection Requests, 42358 [2018-18010]

Download as PDF 42358 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 162 / Tuesday, August 21, 2018 / Notices 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: August 14, 2018. Laurie Brimmer, Senior Tax Analyst. [FR Doc. 2018–17941 Filed 8–20–18; 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 Collection 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 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 September 20, 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 sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:31 Aug 20, 2018 Jkt 244001 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 Leonard by emailing PRA@treasury.gov, calling (202) 622–0489, or viewing the entire information collection request at www.reginfo.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Title: Simplified Employee PensionIndividual Retirement Accounts Contribution Agreement. OMB Control Number: 1545–0499. Type of Review: Extension without change of a currently approved collection. Abstract: This form is used by an employer to make an agreement to provide benefits to all employees under a Simplified Employee Pension (SEP) described in section 408(k). This form is not to be filed with the IRS but to be retained in the employer’s records as proof of establishing a SEP and justifying a deduction for contributions to the SEP. The data is used to verify the deduction. Form: 5305 SEP. Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profits. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 495,000. Title: Form 8938—Statement of Specified Foreign Financial Assets. OMB Control Number: 1545–2195. Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection. Abstract: The collection of information in Form 8938 will be the means by which taxpayers will comply with self-reporting obligations imposed under section 6038D with respect to foreign financial assets. Form: 8938. Affected Public: Individuals or Households. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 1,652,000. Authority: 44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq. Dated: August 16, 2018. Jennifer P. Quintana, Treasury PRA Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2018–18010 Filed 8–20–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P PO 00000 Frm 00107 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0178] Agency Information Collection Activity Under OMB Review: On-the-Job and Apprenticeship Training Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, this notice announces that the Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), 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; it includes the actual data collection instrument. DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before September 20, 2018. 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. 2900–0178’’ in any correspondence. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Cynthia Harvey-Pryor, Department Clearance Officer—OI&T (005R1B), 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. 2900–0178.’’ SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Authority: 38 U.S.C. 3680. Title: Monthly Certification of On-theJob and Apprenticeship Training (VA Form 22–6553d and 22–6553d–1). OMB Control Number: 2900–0178. Type of Review: Reinstatement without change of a previously approved collection. Abstract: Claimants receiving on the job and apprenticeship training complete VA Form 22–6553d to report the number of hours worked. Schools or training establishments also complete the form to report whether the claimant’s educational benefits are to be continued, unchanged or terminated, and the effective date of such action. VA Form 22–6553d–1 is an identical printed copy of VA Form 22–6553d. Claimants use VA Form 22–6553d–1 SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\21AUN1.SGM 21AUN1

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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY


Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB 
Review; Comment Request; Multiple IRS Information Collection 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 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 September 20, 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 Leonard 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)

    Title: Simplified Employee Pension-Individual Retirement Accounts 
Contribution Agreement.
    OMB Control Number: 1545-0499.
    Type of Review: Extension without change of a currently approved 
collection.
    Abstract: This form is used by an employer to make an agreement to 
provide benefits to all employees under a Simplified Employee Pension 
(SEP) described in section 408(k). This form is not to be filed with 
the IRS but to be retained in the employer's records as proof of 
establishing a SEP and justifying a deduction for contributions to the 
SEP. The data is used to verify the deduction.
    Form: 5305 SEP.
    Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profits.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 495,000.
    Title: Form 8938--Statement of Specified Foreign Financial Assets.
    OMB Control Number: 1545-2195.
    Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection.
    Abstract: The collection of information in Form 8938 will be the 
means by which taxpayers will comply with self-reporting obligations 
imposed under section 6038D with respect to foreign financial assets.
    Form: 8938.
    Affected Public: Individuals or Households.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 1,652,000.

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

    Dated: August 16, 2018.
Jennifer P. Quintana,
Treasury PRA Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 2018-18010 Filed 8-20-18; 8:45 am]
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