[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 224 (Monday, November 22, 2010)]
[Page 71188]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-29283]



Internal Revenue Service

Open Meeting for the Electronic Tax Administration Advisory 
Committee (ETAAC)

AGENCY: Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury.

ACTION: Notice of open meeting.


SUMMARY: In 1998 the Internal Revenue Service established the 
Electronic Tax Administration Advisory Committee (ETAAC). The primary 
purpose of ETAAC is for industry partners to provide an organized 
public forum for discussion of electronic tax administration issues in 
support of the overriding goal that paperless filing should be the 
preferred and most convenient method of filing tax and information 
returns. ETAAC offers constructive observations about current or 
proposed policies, programs, and procedures, and suggests improvements. 
Listed is a summary of the agenda along with the planned discussion 

Summarized Agenda

8:30 a.m.--Meet and Greet
9 a.m.--Meeting Opens
11 a.m.--Meeting Adjourns

    The topics for discussion include:

(1) IRS Official Response to 2010 ETAAC Recommendations
(2) ETAAC 1040 Modernized e-File (MeF) Subcommittee
(3) ETAAC Security Subcommittee

    Note:  Last-minute changes to these topics are possible and 
could prevent advance notice.

DATES: There will be a meeting of ETAAC on Wednesday, December 8, 2010. 
You must register in advance to be put on a guest list to attend the 
meeting. This meeting will be open to the public, and will be in a room 
that accommodates approximately 40 people, including members of ETAAC 
and IRS officials. Seats are available to members of the public on a 
first-come, first-served basis. Escorts will be provided so attendees 
are encouraged to arrive at least 30 minutes before the meeting begins. 
Members of the public may file written statements sharing ideas for 
electronic tax administration. Send written statements to 
[email protected].

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Internal Revenue Service, 
1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., Room 2116, Washington, DC 20024.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: You must provide your name in advance 
for the guest list and be able to show your state-issued picture 
identification on the day of the meeting. Otherwise, you will not be 
able to attend the meeting as this is a secured building. To receive a 
copy of the agenda or general information about ETAAC, call Cassandra 
Daniels on 202-283-2178 or send an email to [email protected] by Monday, 
December 6, 2010. Notification of intent should include your name, 
organization and telephone number. Please spell out all names if you 
leave a voice message.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: ETAAC reports to the Director, Electronic 
Tax Administration and Refundable Credits, who is also the executive 
responsible for the electronic tax administration program. Increasing 
participation by external stakeholders in the development and 
implementation of the strategy for electronic tax administration will 
help IRS achieve the goal that paperless filing should be the preferred 
and most convenient method of filing tax and information returns. ETAAC 
members are not paid for their time or services, but consistent with 
Federal regulations, they are reimbursed for their travel and lodging 
expenses to attend the public meetings, working sessions, and an 
orientation each year.

    Dated: November 15, 2010.
Diane Fox,
Acting Chief, Relationship Management.
[FR Doc. 2010-29283 Filed 11-19-10; 8:45 am]