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Download as PDF khammond on DSK30JT082PROD with NOTICES 54176 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 208 / Friday, October 26, 2018 / Notices TALIBAN, an entity determined to be subject to E.O. 13224. 3. MUZZAMIL, Mohammad Daoud (a.k.a. DAWOUD, Muhammad); DOB 1983; POB Nahr-e Saraj District, Helmand Province, Afghanistan; Gender Male (individual) [SDGT] (Linked To: TALIBAN). Designated pursuant to section 1(c) of Executive Order 13224 of September 23, 2001, ‘‘Blocking Property and Prohibiting Transactions With Persons Who Commit, Threaten to Commit, or Support Terrorism’’ (E.O. 13224) for acting for or on behalf of the TALIBAN, an entity determined to be subject to E.O. 13224. 4. IBRAHIM, Sadr, Afghanistan; DOB 1967; alt. DOB 1968; alt. DOB 1966; Gender Male (individual) [SDGT] (Linked To: TALIBAN). Designated pursuant to section 1(c) of Executive Order 13224 of September 23, 2001, ‘‘Blocking Property and Prohibiting Transactions With Persons Who Commit, Threaten to Commit, or Support Terrorism’’ (E.O. 13224) for acting for or on behalf of the TALIBAN, an entity determined to be subject to E.O. 13224. 5. MAJID, Hafiz Abdul (a.k.a. ‘‘MAJID, Hafiz’’), Pakistan; DOB 1972; alt. DOB 1973; alt. DOB 1971; Gender Male (individual) [SDGT] (Linked To: TALIBAN). Designated pursuant to section 1(c) of Executive Order 13224 of September 23, 2001, ‘‘Blocking Property and Prohibiting Transactions With Persons Who Commit, Threaten to Commit, or Support Terrorism’’ (E.O. 13224) for acting for or on behalf of the TALIBAN, an entity determined to be subject to E.O. 13224. 6. AZIZ, Abdul (a.k.a. ‘‘BALOCH, Abdul Aziz’’; a.k.a. ‘‘ZAMANI, Aziz Shah’’), House #29, 30th St., Karachi, Pakistan; Quetta, Pakistan; DOB 1985; Gender Male; Passport AP1810244 expires 31 Oct 2026 (individual) [SDGT] (Linked To: TALIBAN). Designated pursuant to section 1(d)(i) of Executive Order 13224 of September 23, 2001, ‘‘Blocking Property and Prohibiting Transactions With Persons Who Commit, Threaten to Commit, or Support Terrorism’’ (E.O. 13224) for assisting in, sponsoring, or providing financial, material, or technological support for, or financial or other services to or in support of, the TALIBAN, an entity determined to be subject to E.O. 13224. 7. OWHADI, Mohammad Ebrahim (a.k.a. OWHADI, Jalal; a.k.a. TAHERI, Jalal; a.k.a. VAHEDI, Jalal); DOB 1963; Gender Male (individual) [SDGT] (Linked To: ISLAMIC REVOLUTIONARY GUARD CORPS (IRGC)QODS FORCE; Linked To: TALIBAN). Designated pursuant to section 1(c) of Executive Order 13224 of September 23, 2001, ‘‘Blocking Property and Prohibiting Transactions With Persons Who Commit, Threaten to Commit, or Support Terrorism’’ (E.O. 13224) for acting for or on behalf of the ISLAMIC REVOLUTIONARY GUARD CORPS (IRGC)-QODS FORCE, an entity determined to be subject to E.O. 13224. Also designated pursuant to 1(d)(i) of E.O. 13224 for assisting in, sponsoring, or providing financial, material, or technological support for, or financial or other services to or in support of, the TALIBAN, an entity determined to be subject to E.O. 13224. VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:32 Oct 25, 2018 Jkt 247001 8. RAZAVI, Esma’il (a.k.a. MOHAJERI, Mostafa); DOB 1959; Gender Male (individual) [SDGT] (Linked To: ISLAMIC REVOLUTIONARY GUARD CORPS (IRGC)QODS FORCE; Linked To: TALIBAN). Designated pursuant to section 1(c) of Executive Order 13224 of September 23, 2001, ‘‘Blocking Property and Prohibiting Transactions With Persons Who Commit, Threaten to Commit, or Support Terrorism’’ (E.O. 13224) for acting for or on behalf of the ISLAMIC REVOLUTIONARY GUARD CORPS (IRGC)-QODS FORCE, an entity determined to be subject to E.O. 13224. Also designated pursuant to 1(d)(i) of E.O. 13224 for assisting in, sponsoring, or providing financial, material, or technological support for, or financial or other services to or in support of, the TALIBAN, an entity determined to be subject to E.O. 13224. Dated: October 23, 2018. Andrea Gacki, Director, Office of Foreign Assets Control. [FR Doc. 2018–23486 Filed 10–25–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–AL–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection; Comment Request on Information Collection for Treasury Decision 8517, Debt Instruments With Original Discount; Imputed Interest on Deferred Payment Sales or Exchanges of Property; Treasury Decision 9599, Property Traded on an Established Market 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 proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. Currently, the IRS is soliciting comments concerning Treasury Decision 8517, Debt Instruments with Original Discount; Imputed Interest on Deferred Payment Sales or Exchanges of Property; Treasury Decision 9599, Property Traded on an Established Market. SUMMARY: Written comments should be received on or before December 26, 2018 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Laurie Brimmer, Internal Revenue Service, Room 6529, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20224. Please send separate comments for each DATES: PO 00000 Frm 00097 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 specific 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. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the collection tools should be directed to Alissa Berry, at (901) 707– 4988, at Internal Revenue Service, Room 6529, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20224, or through the internet at Alissa.A.Berry@irs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Currently, the IRS is seeking comments concerning the following information collection tools, reporting, and record-keeping requirements: Title: Debt Instruments with Original Discount; Imputed Interest on Deferred Payment Sales or Exchanges of Property; Property Traded on an Established Market. OMB Number: 1545–1353. Treasury Decision Numbers: 8517; 9599. Abstract: These regulations provide definitions, reporting requirements, elections, and general rules relating to the tax treatment of debt instruments with original issue discount and the imputation of, and accounting for, interest on certain sales or exchanges of property. Current Actions: Correction of the estimated number of responses reported in TD 9599. Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit organizations, Individuals or Households. Taxpayer Burden Estimates: Treasury Decision 8517: Estimated Number of Respondents: 525,000. Estimated Time per Response: 21 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 185,500. Treasury Decision 9599: Estimated Number of Respondents: 20,000. Estimated Time per Response: 5 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 10,000. 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 E:\FR\FM\26OCN1.SGM 26OCN1 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 208 / Friday, October 26, 2018 / Notices 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: October 23, 2018. Laurie Brimmer, Senior Tax Analyst. [FR Doc. 2018–23482 Filed 10–25–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Notice 2009–31 and Rev. Proc. 2009–43 Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: The Internal Revenue Service (IRS), 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 information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The IRS is soliciting comments concerning Election and Notice Procedures for Multiemployer Plans under WRERA and Revenue Procedure 2009–43, Revocation of Elections by Multiemployer Plans to Freeze Funded Status under section 204 of WRERA. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before December 26, 2018 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Laurie Brimmer, Internal Revenue khammond on DSK30JT082PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:32 Oct 25, 2018 Jkt 247001 Service, Room 6526, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20224. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of this notice should be directed to Martha R. Brinson, at (202) 317–5753, or at Internal Revenue Service, Room 6526, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20224, or through the internet at Martha.R.Brinson@irs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Election and Notice Procedures for Multiemployer Plans under Sections 204 and 205 of WRERA. OMB Number: 1545–2141. Notice Number: Notice 2009–31 and Rev. Proc. 2009–43. Abstract: Notice 2009–31 provides guidance for sponsors of multiemployer defined benefit plans relating to the elections described in sections 204 and 205 of the Worker, Retiree, and Employer Recovery Act of 2008, Public Law 110–458 (WRERA), and on the notice required to be provided if a plan sponsor makes an election under section 204. Revenue Procedure 2009–43 provides follow-up guidance to Notice 2009–31. This guidance describes procedures for revoking elections under WRERA. Current Actions: There is no change to the paperwork burden previously approved by OMB. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: State, local, or tribal governments. Estimated Number of Responses: 1,600. Estimated Time per Response: 1 hour. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 1,600. 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. Comments will be 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 has practical utility; (b) the PO 00000 Frm 00098 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 54177 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 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 23, 2018. Laurie Brimmer, Senior Tax Analyst. [FR Doc. 2018–23485 Filed 10–25–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Senior Executive Service Departmental Performance Review Board Treasury Department. Notice of members of the Departmental Performance Review Board (PRB). AGENCY: ACTION: This notice announces the appointment of members of the Departmental PRB. The purpose of this PRB is to review and make recommendations concerning proposed performance appraisals, ratings, bonuses and other appropriate personnel actions for incumbents of SES positions for which the Secretary or Deputy Secretary is the appointing authority. These positions include SES bureau heads, deputy bureau heads and certain other positions. The Board will perform PRB functions for other key bureau positions if requested. DATES: Membership is effective on the date of this notice. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Julia J. Markham, Director, Office of Executive Resources, 1500 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, ATTN: 1722 Eye Street, 9th Floor, Washington, DC 20220, Telephone: (202) 927–4370. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Composition of Departmental PRB: The Board shall consist of at least three members. In the case of an appraisal of a career appointee, more than half the members shall consist of career appointees. The names and titles of the PRB members are as follows: • David F. Eisner, Assistant Secretary for Management • Kenneth Blanco, Director, Financial Crimes and Enforcement Network • Jamal El-Hindi, Deputy Director, Financial Crimes and Enforcement Network • Kimberly A. McCoy, Commissioner, Bureau of Fiscal Service SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\26OCN1.SGM 26OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 208 (Friday, October 26, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 54176-54177]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-23482]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Internal Revenue Service


Proposed Collection; Comment Request on Information Collection 
for Treasury Decision 8517, Debt Instruments With Original Discount; 
Imputed Interest on Deferred Payment Sales or Exchanges of Property; 
Treasury Decision 9599, Property Traded on an Established Market

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 
proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the 
Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. Currently, the IRS is soliciting 
comments concerning Treasury Decision 8517, Debt Instruments with 
Original Discount; Imputed Interest on Deferred Payment Sales or 
Exchanges of Property; Treasury Decision 9599, Property Traded on an 
Established Market.

DATES: Written comments should be received on or before December 26, 
2018 to be assured of consideration.

ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Laurie Brimmer, Internal 
Revenue Service, Room 6529, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 
20224. Please send separate comments for each specific 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.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or 
copies of the collection tools should be directed to Alissa Berry, at 
(901) 707-4988, at Internal Revenue Service, Room 6529, 1111 
Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20224, or through the internet 
at [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Currently, the IRS is seeking comments 
concerning the following information collection tools, reporting, and 
record-keeping requirements:
    Title: Debt Instruments with Original Discount; Imputed Interest on 
Deferred Payment Sales or Exchanges of Property; Property Traded on an 
Established Market.
    OMB Number: 1545-1353.
    Treasury Decision Numbers: 8517; 9599.
    Abstract: These regulations provide definitions, reporting 
requirements, elections, and general rules relating to the tax 
treatment of debt instruments with original issue discount and the 
imputation of, and accounting for, interest on certain sales or 
exchanges of property.
    Current Actions: Correction of the estimated number of responses 
reported in TD 9599.
    Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection.
    Affected Public: Business or other for-profit organizations, 
Individuals or Households.
    Taxpayer Burden Estimates:
    Treasury Decision 8517:
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 525,000.
    Estimated Time per Response: 21 minutes.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 185,500.
    Treasury Decision 9599:
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 20,000.
    Estimated Time per Response: 5 minutes.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 10,000.
    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

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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: October 23, 2018.
Laurie Brimmer,
Senior Tax Analyst.
[FR Doc. 2018-23482 Filed 10-25-18; 8:45 am]
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