Department of Treasury August 11, 2008 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Amendments to New Markets Tax Credit Regulations
Document Number: E8-18442
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-08-11
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
This document contains proposed regulations relating to the new markets tax credit under section 45D of the Internal Revenue Code (Code). The proposed regulations revise and clarify certain rules relating to recapture of the new markets tax credit and will affect certain taxpayers claiming the new markets tax credit. This document also provides a notice of a public hearing on these proposed regulations.
Additional Designations, Foreign Narcotics Kingpin Designation Act
Document Number: E8-18419
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-08-11
Agency: Department of the Treasury, Office of Foreign Assets Control, Foreign Assets Control Office, Department of Treasury
The Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control (``OFAC'') is publishing the names of fourteen additional entities and seventeen additional individuals whose property and interests in property have been blocked pursuant to the Foreign Narcotics Kingpin Designation Act (``Kingpin Act'') (21 U.S.C. 1901-1908, 8 U.S.C. 1182).
Open Meeting of the Financial Literacy and Education Commission
Document Number: E8-18414
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-08-11
Agency: Department of the Treasury, Department of Treasury
This notice announces the fifteenth meeting of the Financial Literacy and Education Commission, established by the Financial Literacy and Education Improvement Act (Title V of the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act of 2003).
Community and Economic Development Entities, Community Development Projects, and Other Public Welfare Investments
Document Number: E8-18410
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-08-11
Agency: Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury, Comptroller of the Currency
On July 30, 2008, the President signed into law the Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008 (HERA). Section 2503 of the HERA revises the community development investment authority in 12 U.S.C. 24(Eleventh) to permit a national bank to make a broader range of investments designed primarily to promote the public welfare. This interim final rule implements the changes made to section 24(Eleventh) by the HERA.