Internal Revenue Bulletin:  2007-11 

March 12, 2007 

Announcement 2007-27

AJCA Modifications to the Section 6112 Regulations


AGENCY:

Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury.

ACTION:

Notice of public hearing on proposed rulemaking.

SUMMARY:

This document provides notice of a public hearing on proposed rulemaking (REG-103043-05, 2006-49 I.R.B. 1063) relating to the obligation of material advisors to prepare and maintain lists with respect to reportable transactions under section 6112.

DATES:

The public hearing is being held on Tuesday, March 20, 2007, at 10:00 a.m. The IRS must receive outlines of the topics to be discussed at the public hearing by March 6, 2007.

ADDRESSES:

The public hearing is being held in the IRS Auditorium, Internal Revenue Service Building, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20224. Due to building security procedures, visitors must enter at the Constitution Avenue entrance. In addition, all visitors must present photo identification to enter the building.

Mail outlines to CC:PA:LPD:PR (REG-103043-05), room 5205, Internal Revenue Service, POB 7604, Ben Franklin Station, Washington, DC 20044. Submissions may be hand-delivered Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. to CC:PA:LPD:PR (REG-103043-05), Couriers Desk, Internal Revenue Service, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC or sent electronically via the Federal erulemaking Portal at www.regulations.gov (IRS-REG-103043-05).

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Concerning submissions of comments, the hearing and/or to be placed on the building access list to attend the hearing Kelly Banks at (202) 622-7180 (not a toll-free number).

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

The subject of the public hearing is the notice of proposed rulemaking (REG-103043-05) that was published in the Federal Register on Thursday, November 2, 2006 (71 FR 64501). The notice also announced that a hearing will be scheduled if requested by the public in writing by January 31, 2007.

The rules of 26 CFR 601.601 apply to the hearing. A period of 10 minutes is allotted to each person for presenting oral comments. After the deadline has passed, persons who have submitted written comments and wish to present oral comments at the hearing must submit an outline of the topics to be discussed and the amount of time to be devoted to each topic (a signed original and eight (8) copies) by March 6, 2007.

The IRS will prepare an agenda containing the schedule of speakers. Copies of the agenda will be made available free of charge, at the hearing. Because of access restrictions, the IRS will not admit visitors beyond the immediate entrance area more than 30 minutes before the hearing starts. For information about having your name placed on the building access list to attend the hearing, see the “FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT” section of this document.

LaNita Van Dyke,
Branch Chief,
Publications and Regulations Branch,
Legal Processing Division,
Associate Chief Counsel
(Procedure and Administration).

Note

(Filed by the Office of the Federal Register on February 14, 2007, 8:45 a.m., and published in the issue of the Federal Register for February 15, 2007, 72 F.R. 7361)


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