Skip to Content


Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request

Document Details

Information about this document as published in the Federal Register.

Published Document

This document has been published in the Federal Register. Use the PDF linked in the document sidebar for the official electronic format.

Start Preamble October 13, 2016.


The Department of the Treasury will submit the following information collection requests to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13, on or after the date of publication of this notice.


Comments should be received on or before November 17, 2016 to be assured of consideration.

Start Printed Page 71792


Send comments regarding the burden estimates, or any other aspect of the information collections, including suggestions for reducing the burden, to (1) Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, Attention: Desk Officer for Treasury, New Executive Office Building, Room 10235, Washington, DC 20503, or email at and (2) Treasury PRA Clearance Officer, 1750 Pennsylvania Ave. NW., Suite 8117, Washington, DC 20220, or email at

Start Further Info


Copies of the submissions may be obtained by emailing, calling (202) 622-0934, or viewing the entire information collection request at

End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information


Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

OMB Control Number: 1545-0735.

Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.

Title: Final Amortization of Reforestation Expenditures (TD 7927).

Abstract: A taxpayer elects to claim a section 194 deduction by entering the deduction of reforestation expenditures on the taxpayer's income tax return (Form 1040 for individuals and Form 1120 for corporations) or, for a taxpayer engaged in the trade or business of timber production, by claiming the deduction on the Form T. A taxpayer must attach a statement with the information required in section 1.194-4(a) of the regulations to support the determination that expenditures qualify under section 194.

Affected Public: Individuals or households.

Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 6,001.

OMB Control Number: 1545-1480.

Type of Review: Reinstatement of a previously approved collection.

Title: TD 8985—Hedging Transactions.

Abstract: The information collection is required by the IRS to aid it in administering the law and to prevent manipulation. The information will be used to verify that a taxpayer is properly reporting its business hedging transactions.

Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profits.

Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 171,050.

Start Signature

Brenda Simms,

Treasury PRA Clearance Officer.

End Signature End Supplemental Information

[FR Doc. 2016-25184 Filed 10-17-16; 8:45 am]