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Regulations Governing Practice Before the Internal Revenue Service; Correction

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AGENCY:

Office of the Secretary, Treasury.

ACTION:

Correcting amendment.

SUMMARY:

This document contains corrections to (TD 9165), which were published in the Federal Register on Monday, December 20, 2004 (69 FR 75839) revising the regulations governing practice before the Internal Revenue Service (Circular 230).

DATES:

This correction is effective December 20, 2004.

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Heather L. Dostaler at (202) 622-4940 or Brinton T. Warren at (202) 622-7800 (not toll-free numbers).

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SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Background

The final regulations (TD 9165) that are the subject of these corrections are under 31 CFR sections 10.33, 10.35, 10.36, 10.37, 10.38, 10.52 and 10.93.

Need for Correction

As published, TD 9165 contains errors that may prove to be misleading and are in need of clarification.

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List of Subjects in 31 CFR Part 10

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Correction of Publication

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Accordingly,

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PART 10—PRACTICE BEFORE THE INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE

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Authority: Sec.3, 23 Stat. 258, secs. 2-12, 60 Stat. 237 et seq.; 5 U.S.C. 301, 500, 551-559; 31 U.S.C. 330; Reorg. Plan No. 26 of 1950, 15 FR 4935, 64 Stat. 1280, 3 CFR, 1949-1953 Comp., p. 1017.

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Requirements for covered opinions.
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(B) Written advice, other than advice described in paragraph (b)(2)(i)(A) of this section (concerning listed transactions) or paragraph (b)(2)(i)(B) of this section (concerning the principal purpose of avoidance or evasion) that—

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(4) Reliance opinion—(i) Written advice is a reliance opinion if the advice concludes at a confidence level of at least more likely than not (a greater than 50 percent likelihood) that one or more significant Federal tax issues would be resolved in the taxpayer's favor.

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Dated: April 11, 2005.

Richard S. Carro,

Senior Advisor to the General Counsel (Regulatory Affairs).

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[FR Doc. 05-7552 Filed 4-14-05; 8:45 am]

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