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Internal Revenue Bulletin:  2014-49 

December 1, 2014 

Announcement 2014–33


AGENCY:

Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury.

ACTION:

Changes to the Internal Revenue Bulletin (IRB).

SUMMARY:

IRS will no longer publish an index to the IRB starting with IRB 2015–01, due to the availability of electronic search tools, In addition, the following section will be eliminated from the IRB; “INTERNAL REVENUE BULLETINS ON CD-ROM” and “CUMULATIVE BULLETINS.”

EFFECTIVE DATE:

January 5, 2015

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Background

IRB Index

As of March 11, 2013, Announcement 2013–12, IRB 2013–11, the IRS ceased publishing printed copies of the IRB, rendering the index for printed copy unnecessary. Announcement 2014–27 published July 7, 2014, I.R.B. 120, cited that due to the availability of electronic search tools, and after a 90 day comment period, the index would be removed from the IRB.

INTERNAL REVENUE BULLETINS ON CD-ROM SECTION

The IRB was available annually as part of Publication 1796 (Tax Products CD-ROM). This product was discontinued in 2012. The weekly Internal Revenue Bulletins are available at www.irs.gov/irb.

CUMULATIVE BULLETINS SECTION

As of March 11, 2013, Announcement 2013–12, IRB 2013–11, the IRB has provided information regarding the cessation of the Cumulative Bulletin, this section and statement will not appear starting in 2015.

EFFECT ON OTHER DOCUMENTS:

Announcement 2013–12, 2013–11 I.R.B. 651, is supplemented. Announcements 2008–87, 2008–02 I.R.B 843, is supplemented.


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