Office of the General Counsel; Appointment of Members of the Legal Division to the Performance Review Board, Internal Revenue Service, 50101 [2019-20566]

Download as PDF khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 185 / Tuesday, September 24, 2019 / Notices Current Actions: There is no change to the burden previously approved by OMB. This form is being submitted for renewal purposes only. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Individuals and Households, Businesses and other forprofit organizations. Estimated Number of Respondents: 6,500. Estimated Time per Respondent: 15 hrs., 9 mins. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 98,500. 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: September 18, 2019. R. Joseph Durbala, IRS Tax Analyst. [FR Doc. 2019–20641 Filed 9–23–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:37 Sep 23, 2019 Jkt 247001 DEPARTMENT OF TREASURY Office of the General Counsel; Appointment of Members of the Legal Division to the Performance Review Board, Internal Revenue Service Under the authority granted to me as Chief Counsel of the Internal Revenue Service by the General Counsel of the Department of the Treasury by General Counsel Directive 15, pursuant to the Civil Service Reform Act, I have appointed the following persons to the Legal Division Performance Review Board, Internal Revenue Service Panel: 1. Chairperson, William Paul, Deputy Chief Counsel (Technical) 2. Kathryn Zuba, Associate Chief Counsel (Produces & Administration) 3. Joseph Spires, Deputy Division Counsel (Small Business/Self Employed) 4. Richard Lunger, Deputy Division Counsel (Criminal Tax) 5. Victoria Judson, Associate Chief Counsel (Employee Benefits, Exempt Organizations, & Employment Taxes) Alternate—Edward Patton, Deputy Associate Chief Counsel (General Legal Services) This publication is required by 5 U.S.C. 4314(c)(4). Dated: September 16, 2019. Michael Desmond, Chief Counsel, Internal Revenue Service. [FR Doc. 2019–20566 Filed 9–23–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Extension of Information Collection Request Submitted for Public Comment; Comment Request Relating to FHA Loan Limits To Determine Average Area Purchase Prices 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 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 the collection of information required to SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00123 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 50101 obtain the benefit of using revisions to FHA loan limits to determine average area purchase prices. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before November 25, 2019 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Laurie Brimmer, 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: Average Area Purchase Price Safe Harbors and Nationwide Purchase Prices under section 143. OMB Number: 1545–1877. Regulatory Number: RP 2019–14. Abstract: The revenue procedure under this collection provides issuers of qualified mortgage bonds, as defined in section 143(a) of the Internal Revenue Code (Code), and issuers of mortgage credit certificates, as defined in section 25(c), with (1) the nationwide average purchase price for residences located in the United States, and (2) average area purchase price safe harbors for residences located in statistical areas in each state, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the Northern Mariana Islands, American Samoa, the Virgin Islands, and Guam. Current Actions: There is no change to the burden previously approved by OMB. This form is being submitted for renewal purposes only. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: State, Local, and Tribal Governments. Estimated Number of Respondents: 60. Estimated Time per Respondent: 15 mins. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 15. 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. E:\FR\FM\24SEN1.SGM 24SEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF TREASURY


Office of the General Counsel; Appointment of Members of the 
Legal Division to the Performance Review Board, Internal Revenue 
Service

    Under the authority granted to me as Chief Counsel of the Internal 
Revenue Service by the General Counsel of the Department of the 
Treasury by General Counsel Directive 15, pursuant to the Civil Service 
Reform Act, I have appointed the following persons to the Legal 
Division Performance Review Board, Internal Revenue Service Panel:

1. Chairperson, William Paul, Deputy Chief Counsel (Technical)
2. Kathryn Zuba, Associate Chief Counsel (Produces & Administration)
3. Joseph Spires, Deputy Division Counsel (Small Business/Self 
Employed)
4. Richard Lunger, Deputy Division Counsel (Criminal Tax)
5. Victoria Judson, Associate Chief Counsel (Employee Benefits, Exempt 
Organizations, & Employment Taxes)
Alternate--Edward Patton, Deputy Associate Chief Counsel (General Legal 
Services)

    This publication is required by 5 U.S.C. 4314(c)(4).

    Dated: September 16, 2019.
Michael Desmond,
Chief Counsel, Internal Revenue Service.
[FR Doc. 2019-20566 Filed 9-23-19; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4830-01-P