Department of Treasury October 2011 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Open Meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Taxpayer Assistance Center Project Committee
Document Number: 2011-26406
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-13
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
An open meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Taxpayer Assistance Center Project Committee will be conducted. The Taxpayer Advocacy Panel is soliciting public comments, ideas, and suggestions on improving customer service at the Internal Revenue Service.
Open Meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Small Business/Self Employed Correspondence Exam Practitioner Engagement Project Committee
Document Number: 2011-26405
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-13
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
An open meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Small Business/ Self Employed Correspondence Exam Practitioner Engagement Project Committee will be conducted. The Taxpayer Advocacy Panel is soliciting public comments, ideas, and suggestions on improving customer service at the Internal Revenue Service.
Open Meeting of the Area 6 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel (Including the States of Idaho, Iowa, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming)
Document Number: 2011-26404
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-13
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
An open meeting of the Area 6 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel will be conducted. The Taxpayer Advocacy Panel is soliciting public comment, ideas, and suggestions on improving customer service at the Internal Revenue Service.
Open Meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Project Committee
Document Number: 2011-26395
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-13
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
An open meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Project Committee will be conducted. The Taxpayer Advocacy Panel is soliciting public comments, ideas, and suggestions on improving customer service at the Internal Revenue Service.
Open Meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Earned Income Tax Credit Project Committee
Document Number: 2011-26394
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-13
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
An open meeting of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel Earned Income Tax Credit Project Committee will be conducted. The Taxpayer Advocacy Panel is soliciting public comments, ideas and suggestions on improving customer service at the Internal Revenue Service.
Open Meeting of the Area 7 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel (Including the States of Alaska, California, Hawaii, and Nevada)
Document Number: 2011-26393
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-13
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
An open meeting of the Area 7 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel will be conducted. The Taxpayer Advocacy Panel is soliciting public comments, ideas, and suggestions on improving customer service at the Internal Revenue Service.
Tax Return Preparer Penalties Under Section 6695
Document Number: 2011-26247
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-10-11
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
This document contains proposed regulations that would modify existing regulations related to the tax return preparer penalties under section 6695 of the Internal Revenue Code (Code). These proposed regulations are necessary to monitor and to improve compliance with the tax return preparer due diligence requirements of section 6695(g). The proposed regulations affect tax return preparers. This document also provides notice of a public hearing on these proposed regulations.
Timely Mailing Treated as Timely Filing
Document Number: 2011-26187
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-10-11
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
This document contains corrections to final regulations that were published in the Federal Register on Tuesday, August 23, 2011, the regulations provide that the proper use of registered or certified mail, or a service of a private delivery service designated under criteria established by the Internal Revenue Service, will constitute prima facie evidence of delivery. The regulations affect taxpayers who mail Federal tax documents to the Internal Revenue service or the United States Tax Court.
Proposed Information Collection; Submission for OMB Review
Document Number: 2011-26012
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-07
Agency: Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury, Comptroller of the Currency
The OCC, 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 a continuing information collection, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. Currently, the OCC is soliciting comment concerning a renewal of an existing collection titled ``Electronic Operations.'' The OCC also is giving notice that the collection has been submitted to OMB for review.
Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 8693
Document Number: 2011-25951
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-07
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the 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 IRS is soliciting comments concerning Form 8693, Low-Income Housing Credit Disposition Bond.
Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 1120-F
Document Number: 2011-25950
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-07
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the 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 IRS is soliciting comments concerning Form 1120-F, U.S. Income Tax Return of a Foreign Corporation.
Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Regulation Project
Document Number: 2011-25949
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-07
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the 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 IRS is soliciting comments concerning treatment of distributions to foreign persons.
Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 8820
Document Number: 2011-25948
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-07
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the 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 IRS is soliciting comments concerning Form 8820, Orphan Drug Credit.
Retail Inventory Method
Document Number: 2011-25946
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-10-07
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
This document contains proposed regulations relating to the retail inventory method of accounting. The regulations restate and clarify the computation of ending inventory values under the retail inventory method and provide a special rule for certain taxpayers that receive margin protection payments and similar vendor allowances. The regulations affect taxpayers that are retailers and elect to use a retail inventory method.
Privacy Act: Implementation
Document Number: 2011-25922
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-10-07
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of the Treasury, Department of Treasury
In this final rule, the Department of the Treasury makes technical corrections to an appendix to its regulations regarding disclosure of records. These amendments update the name of the former Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms to the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau, and also update the contact information for the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau and the procedures by which individuals may request disclosure of information under the Privacy Act. These amendments do not change the Department's interpretation of any regulation or the requirements of any recordkeeping provision.
Implementation of Form 990; Correction
Document Number: 2011-25776
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-10-06
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
This document describes a correction to final regulations (TD 9549) that implement the redesigned Form 990, ``Return of Organization Exempt From Income Tax''. These regulations were published in the Federal Register on Thursday, September 8, 2011 (76 FR 55746).
Implementation of Form 990; Correction
Document Number: 2011-25773
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-10-06
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
This document describes a correcting amendment to final regulations (TD 9549) that implement the redesigned Form 990, ``Return of Organization Exempt From Income Tax''. These regulations were published in the Federal Register on Thursday, September 8, 2011 (76 FR 55746).
Timely Mailing Treated as Timely Filing
Document Number: 2011-25616
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-10-06
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
This document contains corrections to final regulations (TD 9543) that were published in the Federal Register on Tuesday, August 23, 2011 (76 FR 52561), the regulations provide guidance on the proper use of registered or certified mail, or a service of a private delivery service designated under criteria established by the Internal Revenue Service, will constitute prima facie evidence of delivery. The regulations affect taxpayers who mail Federal tax documents to the Internal Revenue Service or the United States Tax Court.
Designation of Two Individuals Pursuant to Executive Order 13224
Document Number: 2011-25613
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-05
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 two newly-designated individuals whose property and interests in property are blocked pursuant to Executive Order 13224 of September 23, 2001, ``Blocking Property and Prohibiting Transactions With Persons Who Commit, Threaten To Commit, or Support Terrorism.''
Designation of Five Individuals Pursuant to Executive Order 13224
Document Number: 2011-25612
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-05
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 five newly-designated individuals whose property and interests in property are blocked pursuant to Executive Order 13224 of September 23, 2001, ``Blocking Property and Prohibiting Transactions With Persons Who Commit, Threaten To Commit, or Support Terrorism.''
Proposed Collection: Comment Request
Document Number: 2011-25516
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-04
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 Regulations governing U.S. Treasury SecuritiesState and Local Government Series.
Open Meeting of the President's Council on Jobs and Competitiveness (PCJC)
Document Number: 2011-25437
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-04
Agency: Department of the Treasury, Department of Treasury
The President's Council on Jobs and Competitiveness will meet on October 11, 2011, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania at 12 p.m. Eastern Time. The meeting will be open to the public via live Webcast at http:/ /www.whitehouse.gov/live.
TARP Conflicts of Interest
Document Number: 2011-25443
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-10-03
Agency: Department of the Treasury, Department of Treasury
On January 21, 2009, the Department issued an interim rule that provided guidance on conflicts of interest pursuant to Section 108 of the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 (``EESA''), which was enacted on October 3, 2008. This final rule takes into account the public comments received and adopts revisions to the interim rule.
Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Regulation Project
Document Number: 2011-25343
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-03
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the 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)). The IRS is soliciting comments concerning cooperative housing corporations.
Advisory Committee to the Internal Revenue Service; Meeting
Document Number: 2011-25342
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-03
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The Information Reporting Program Advisory Committee (IRPAC) will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, October 26, 2011.
Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Regulation Project
Document Number: 2011-25341
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-03
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the 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)). The IRS is soliciting comments concerning third-party disclosure requirements in IRS regulations.
Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 8899
Document Number: 2011-25340
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-03
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the 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 IRS is soliciting comments concerning Form 8899, Notice of Income Donated Intellectual Property.