Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 4461, 4461-A, 4461-B, and 4461-C, 60107-60108 [2021-23575]

Download as PDF khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 207 / Friday, October 29, 2021 / Notices OMB Number: 1545–0003. Form Number: Forms SS–4 and SS– 4PR. Abstract: Taxpayers who are required to have an identification number for use on any return, statement, or other document must prepare and file Form SS–4 or Form SS–4PR (Puerto Rico only) to obtain a number. The information is used by the Internal Revenue Service and the Social Security Administration in tax administration and by the Bureau of the Census for business statistics. Current Actions: There are no changes being made to the forms at this time. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit organizations, individuals or households, not-for-profit institutions, farms, federal government, and state, local or tribal governments. Estimated Number of Respondents: 5,965,735. Estimated Time per Respondent: .33 mins. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 3,340,812. 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. 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. VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:17 Oct 28, 2021 Jkt 256001 Approved: October 25, 2021. Sara L. Covington, IRS Tax Analyst. [FR Doc. 2021–23574 Filed 10–28–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Regulation Project 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 Excise Tax Relating to Gain or Other Income Realized by Any Person on Receipt of Greenmail. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before December 28, 2021 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Paul Adams, Internal Revenue Service, Room 6526, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20224. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the regulation should be directed to Sara Covington, at (737)800– 6149, or at Internal Revenue Service, Room 6526, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20224, or through the internet at Sara.L.Covington@irs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Excise Tax Relating to Gain or Other Income Realized By Any Person on Receipt of Greenmail. OMB Number: 1545–1049. Regulation Project Number: TD 8379 (final). Form Number: 8725. Abstract: The regulations provide rules relating to the manner and method of reporting and paying the nondeductible 50 percent excise tax imposed by section 5881 of the Internal Revenue Code with respect to the receipt of greenmail. The reporting requirements will be used to verify that the excise tax imposed under section 5881 is properly reported and timely paid. Form 8725 is used by persons who receive ‘‘greenmail’’ to compute and pay the excise tax on greenmail imposed under Internal Revenue Code section 5881. IRS uses the information to verify SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00132 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 60107 that the correct amount of tax has been reported. Current Actions: There is no change to this existing regulation. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Individuals and business or other for-profit organizations. Estimated Number of Responses: 12. Estimated Time per Response: 7 hours, 37 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 92. 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 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 25, 2021. Sara L. Covington, IRS Tax Analyst. [FR Doc. 2021–23576 Filed 10–28–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 4461, 4461–A, 4461– B, and 4461–C Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. AGENCY: E:\FR\FM\29OCN1.SGM 29OCN1 60108 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 207 / Friday, October 29, 2021 / Notices Notice and request for comments. ACTION: 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 information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The IRS is soliciting comments concerning Form 4461, Application for Approval of Standardized or Nonstandardized PreApproved Defined Contribution Plans; Form 4461–A, Application for Approval of Master or Prototype or Volume Submitter Defined Benefit Plan; and, Form 4461–B, Application for Approval of Standardized or Nonstandardized Pre-Approved Plans, and Form 4461–C, Application for Approval of Standardized or Nonstandardized 403(b) Pre-Approved Plans. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before December 28, 2021 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Andres Garcia, Internal Revenue Service, Room 6526, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20224. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of this collection should be directed to Paul Adams, (737) 800–6149, at Internal Revenue Service, Room 6526, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20224, or through the internet at paul.d.adams@irs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Titles: Form 4461, Application for Approval of Standardized or Nonstandardized Pre-Approved Defined Contribution Plans; Form 4461–A, Application for Approval of Master or Prototype or Volume Submitter Defined Benefit Plan; Form 4461–B, Application for Approval of Standardized or Nonstandardized Pre-Approved Plans; and, Form 4461–C, Application for Approval of Standardized or Nonstandardized 403(b) Pre-Approved Plans. OMB Number: 1545–0169. Form Numbers: Forms 4461, 4461–A, 4461–B, and 4461–C. Abstract: The IRS uses these forms to determine from the information submitted whether the provider or mass submitter of a pre-approved defined contribution plan qualifies under section 401(a) of the Internal Revenue Code for plan approval. The application is also used to apply for approval of their employee benefit plans of standardized or nonstandardized preapproved plans under section 403(b) and their related trust as exempt from khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:17 Oct 28, 2021 Jkt 256001 Federal income tax under Code section 501(a). Current Actions: There are changes to the forms and burden estimates. Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit organizations. Estimated Number of Responses: 3,380. Estimated Time per Respondent: 10 hours, 58 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 37,092. 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. 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 25, 2021. Paul Adams, Senior Tax Analyst. [FR Doc. 2021–23575 Filed 10–28–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P PO 00000 Frm 00133 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Solicitation of Proposal Information for Award of Public Contracts Departmental Offices, Department of the Treasury. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Department of the Treasury, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other federal agencies to comment on the proposed information collections listed below, in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. DATES: Written comments must be received on or before December 28, 2021. ADDRESSES: Send comments regarding the burden estimate, or any other aspect of the information collection, including suggestions for reducing the burden, by emailing OfficeoftheProcurementExecutive@ treasury.gov. Please refer to Office of Management and Budget (OMB) control number 1505–0081. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For questions related to these programs, please contact Steven Kvalevog by emailing OfficeoftheProcurementExecutive@ treasury.gov, or calling (202) 441–5171. Additionally, you can view the information collection request at www.reginfo.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Solicitation of Proposal Information for Award of Public Contracts. OMB Control Number: 1505–0081. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Description: Treasury Bureaus and the Office of the Procurement Executive collect information when inviting firms to submit proposals for public contracts for supplies and services. The information collection is necessary for compliance with the Federal Property and Administrative Services Act (41 U.S.C. 251 et seq.), the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) (48 CFR chapter 1) and applicable acquisition regulations. Information requested of offerors is specific to each procurement solicitation, and is required for Treasury to properly evaluate the capabilities and experience of potential contractors who desire to provide the supplies or services to be acquired. Forms: None. Affected Public: Businesses and other for-profits. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\29OCN1.SGM 29OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 86, Number 207 (Friday, October 29, 2021)]
[Notices]
[Pages 60107-60108]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2021-23575]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Internal Revenue Service


Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 4461, 4461-A, 4461-
B, and 4461-C

AGENCY: Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury.

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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 
information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 
1995. The IRS is soliciting comments concerning Form 4461, Application 
for Approval of Standardized or Nonstandardized Pre-Approved Defined 
Contribution Plans; Form 4461-A, Application for Approval of Master or 
Prototype or Volume Submitter Defined Benefit Plan; and, Form 4461-B, 
Application for Approval of Standardized or Nonstandardized Pre-
Approved Plans, and Form 4461-C, Application for Approval of 
Standardized or Nonstandardized 403(b) Pre-Approved Plans.

DATES: Written comments should be received on or before December 28, 
2021 to be assured of consideration.

ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Andres Garcia, Internal 
Revenue Service, Room 6526, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 
20224.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or 
copies of this collection should be directed to Paul Adams, (737) 800-
6149, at Internal Revenue Service, Room 6526, 1111 Constitution Avenue 
NW, Washington, DC 20224, or through the internet at 
[email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Titles: Form 4461, Application for Approval of Standardized or 
Nonstandardized Pre-Approved Defined Contribution Plans; Form 4461-A, 
Application for Approval of Master or Prototype or Volume Submitter 
Defined Benefit Plan; Form 4461-B, Application for Approval of 
Standardized or Nonstandardized Pre-Approved Plans; and, Form 4461-C, 
Application for Approval of Standardized or Nonstandardized 403(b) Pre-
Approved Plans.
    OMB Number: 1545-0169.
    Form Numbers: Forms 4461, 4461-A, 4461-B, and 4461-C.
    Abstract: The IRS uses these forms to determine from the 
information submitted whether the provider or mass submitter of a pre-
approved defined contribution plan qualifies under section 401(a) of 
the Internal Revenue Code for plan approval. The application is also 
used to apply for approval of their employee benefit plans of 
standardized or nonstandardized pre-approved plans under section 403(b) 
and their related trust as exempt from Federal income tax under Code 
section 501(a).
    Current Actions: There are changes to the forms and burden 
estimates.
    Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection.
    Affected Public: Business or other for-profit organizations.
    Estimated Number of Responses: 3,380.
    Estimated Time per Respondent: 10 hours, 58 minutes.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 37,092.
    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. 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 25, 2021.
Paul Adams,
Senior Tax Analyst.
[FR Doc. 2021-23575 Filed 10-28-21; 8:45 am]
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