Department of Treasury January 10, 2008 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Clarification to Section 6411 Regulations; Hearing
Document Number: E8-220
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-01-10
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
This document provides notice of a public hearing on a notice of proposed rulemaking under section 6411 of the Internal Revenue Code relating to the computation and allowance of the tentative carryback adjustment. These regulations clarify that for purposes of allowing the tentative adjustment, the IRS may credit or reduce the tentative adjustment by an assessed tax liability, whether or not that tax liability was assessed before the date the application for tentative carryback is filed, and other unassessed liabilities in certain other circumstances.
Patented Transactions; Hearing
Document Number: E8-219
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-01-10
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
This document provides notice of a public hearing on a notice of proposed rulemaking relating to the disclosure of reportable transactions under sections 6011 and 6111 of the Internal Revenue Code. These regulations propose to add the patented transactions category of reportable transaction to the regulations under Sec. 1.6011-4 of the Income Tax Regulations. The regulations also include conforming changes to the rules relating to the disclosure of reportable transactions by material advisors under section 6111.
Privacy Act; Implementation
Document Number: E8-130
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-01-10
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of the Treasury, Department of Treasury
In accordance with the requirements of the Privacy Act of 1974, as amended, the Department of the Treasury amends this part to exempt a new Internal Revenue Service (IRS) system of records entitled ``IRS 42.005Whistleblower Office Records'' from certain provisions of the Privacy Act.
Proposed Collection: Comment Request
Document Number: 08-58
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-01-10
Agency: Department of the Treasury, Bureau of the Public Debt, Public Debt Bureau, Department of Treasury
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 take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A). Currently the Bureau of the Public Debt within the Department of the Treasury is soliciting comments concerning the Disclaimer and Consent with Respect to United States Savings Bonds/ Notes.