Treatment of Disregarded Entities Under Section 752; Hearing Cancellation
This document provides cancellation of a public hearing for proposed regulations that provide rules under section 752 for taking into account certain obligations of a business entity that is disregarded as separate from its owner under section 856(i), 1361(b)(3), or Sec. Sec. 301.7701-1 through 301.7701-3 (disregarded entity) for purposes of characterizing and allocating partnership liabilities.
Presidential Determination Concerning Waiver of Section 901(j) of the Internal Revenue Code With Respect to Libya
On December 10, 2004, the President issued Presidential Determination 2005-12. Presidential Determination 2005-12 waives the application of section 901(j)(1) of the Internal Revenue Code with respect to Libya. Section 901(j)(1) imposes restrictions in the case of income and taxes attributable to certain countries. Pursuant to section 901(j)(5), the President may waive the restrictions of section 901(j)(1) if the President determines that such a waiver is in the national interest of the United States and will expand trade and investment opportunities for U.S. companies in such country, and the President reports to Congress his intention to grant the waiver and the reason for the determination. These statutory conditions were fulfilled by Presidential Determination 2004-48 and the report to Congress issued on October 6, 2004. See 69 FR 61703.
Financial Crimes Enforcement Network; Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Correction
FinCEN published in the Federal Register of December 20, 2004, a document (69 FR 76033) inviting comment on an information collection relating to correspondent accounts for foreign banks and foreign shell banks. The document contained a typographical error related to the OMB Control Number.