Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury.
Cancellation of notice of public hearing on proposed rulemaking.
This document cancels a public hearing on proposed rulemaking providing guidance under section 2642(g)(1). The proposed regulations describe the circumstances and procedures under which an extension of time will be granted under section 2642(g)(1). The proposed guidance affects individuals (or their estates) who failed to make a timely allocation of generation-skipping transfer (GST) exemption to a transfer, and individuals (or their estates) who failed to make a timely election under section 2632(b)(3) or (c)(5).
The public hearing, originally scheduled for August 5, 2008, at 10 a.m., is cancelled.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Richard A. Hurst of the Publications and Regulations Branch, Legal Processing Division, Associate Chief Counsel (Procedure and Administration), at Richard.A.Hurst@irscounsel.treas.gov.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
A notice of public hearing that appeared in the Federal Register on Thursday, April 17, 2008 (73 FR 20870), announced that a public hearing was scheduled for August 5, 2008, at 10 a.m., in the auditorium, Internal Revenue Building, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC. The subject of the public hearing is under sections 2642 and 9100 of the Internal Revenue Code.
The public comment period for these regulations expired on July 16, 2008. Outlines of topics to be discussed at the hearing were due on July 15, 2008. The notice of proposed rulemaking and notice of public hearing instructed those interested in testifying at the public hearing to submit an outline of the topics to be addressed. As of Friday, July 18, 2008, no one has requested to speak. Therefore, the public hearing scheduled for August 5, 2008, is cancelled.Start Signature
LaNita Van Dyke,
Chief, Publications and Regulations Branch, Legal Processing Division, Associate Chief Counsel, (Procedure and Administration).
[FR Doc. E8-17291 Filed 7-28-08; 8:45 am]
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