Internal Revenue Service July 6, 2011 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Modification of Treasury Regulations Pursuant to Section 939A of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
Document Number: 2011-16857
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-07-06
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
In the Rules and Regulations section of this issue of the Federal Register, the IRS is issuing final and temporary regulations that remove any reference to, or requirement of reliance on, credit ratings in regulations under the Internal Revenue Code (Code) and provide substitute standards of credit-worthiness where appropriate. The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act requires each Federal agency to take such actions regarding its regulations. These regulations affect persons subject to various provisions of the Code. The text of the temporary regulations published in the Rules and Regulations section of the Federal Register also serves as the text of the proposed regulations.
Modification of Treasury Regulations Pursuant to Section 939A of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
Document Number: 2011-16856
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-07-06
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
This document contains temporary regulations that remove any reference to, or requirement of reliance on, ``credit ratings'' in regulations under the Internal Revenue Code (Code) and provides substitute standards of credit-worthiness where appropriate. This action is required by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, which requires Federal agencies to remove any reference to, or requirement of reliance on, credit ratings from their regulations and to substitute such standard of credit-worthiness as the agency deems appropriate for such regulations. These regulations affect persons subject to various provisions of the Code. The text of these temporary regulations also serves as the text of the proposed regulations set forth in the notice of proposed rulemaking on this subject in the Proposed Rules section of this issue of the Federal Register.
Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 3491
Document Number: 2011-16826
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-06
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 3491, Consumer Cooperative Exemption Application.
New Markets Tax Credit Non-Real Estate Investments; Correction
Document Number: 2011-16825
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-07-06
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
This document contains corrections to a notice of proposed rulemaking (REG-101826-11) that was published in the Federal Register on Tuesday, June 7, 2011 (76 FR 32882) modifying the new markets tax credit program to facilitate and encourage investments in non-real estate businesses in low-income communities.
Encouraging New Markets Tax Credit Non-Real Estate Investments; Correction
Document Number: 2011-16824
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-07-06
Agency: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
This document contains a correction to advance notice of proposed rulemaking (REG-114206-11) that was published in the Federal Register on Tuesday, June 7, 2011 (76 FR 32880). This document invites comments from the public on how the new markets tax credit program may be amended to encourage non-real estate investments.
Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 8823
Document Number: 2011-16821
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-06
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 8823, Low-Income Housing Credit Agencies Report of Noncompliance or Building Disposition.
Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 1120-PC
Document Number: 2011-16820
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-06
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-PC, U.S. Property and Casualty Insurance Company Income Tax Return.