February 22, 2019 News & Announcements

Government Submissions Boxscore

Government submissions are a key component of the Section’s government relations activities. Since July 23, 2018, the Section has coordinated the following government submissions. The full archive is available to the public on the website: http://www.americanbar.org/groups/taxation/policy.html.

SUBMISSIONS AND COMMENTS ON GOVERNMENT REGULATIONS, ADMINISTRATIVE RULINGS, BLANKET AUTHORITY and ABA POLICY

TO: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury
DATE: 1/16/2019
CODE SECTION: 951A
TITLE: Proposed Regulations under Section 951A in Relation to Passthrough Entities and their Owners
COMMITTEE: Partnerships & LLCs
CONTACT: Ari Berk

TO: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury
DATE: 1/10/2019
CODE SECTION: 1400Z-2
TITLE: Proposed Regulations Regarding Investments in Qualified Opportunity Funds Under Section 1400Z-2
COMMITTEE: Real Estate
CONTACT: Mark Wilensky

TO: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury
DATE: 1/3/2019
CODE SECTION: 1297(f)
TITLE: The New Qualifying Insurance Corporation Exception From Passive Foreign Income Company Status under Section 1297(f)
COMMITTEE: Insurance Companies
CONTACT: Stuart Katz

TO: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury
DATE: 12/13/2018
CODE SECTION: n/a
TITLE: Comments on Recent Changes to the Transcript Delivery System
COMMITTEE: Pro Bono & Tax Clinics, Administrative Practice
CONTACT: Christine Speidel, Mary Slonina

TO: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury
DATE: 12/04/2018
CODE SECTION: 512(a)(6)
TITLE: The Regulatory Implementation of New Section 512(a)(6) in Response to Notice 2018-67
COMMITTEE: Exempt Organizations
CONTACT: Lisa L. Johnsen, Robert A. Wexler

TO: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury
DATE: 11/21/2018
CODE SECTION: 951A
TITLE: Proposed Regulations Concerning Section 951A
COMMITTEE: International Committees Task Force
CONTACT: Devon M. Bodoh, Scott M. Levine

TO: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury
DATE: 10/29/2018
CODE SECTION: 965
TITLE: Proposed Regulations Addressing Section 965
COMMITTEE: International Committees Task Force
CONTACT: Devon M. Bodoh

TO: Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury
DATE: 10/12/2018
CODE SECTION: 199A
TITLE: Proposed Regulations Regarding the Deduction for Qualified Business Income Under Section 199A
COMMITTEE: Partnerships & LLCs Real Estate, S Corporations
CONTACT: Ryan Tucker

The technical comments and blanket authority submissions listed in this index represent the views of the ABA Section of Taxation.  They have not been approved by the ABA Board of Governors or the ABA House of Delegates and should not be construed as representing the policy of the ABA.


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