[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 210 (Tuesday, October 30, 2018)]
[Proposed Rules]
[Page 54527]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-23636]

[[Page 54527]]



Internal Revenue Service

26 CFR Part 1

RIN 1545-BO74

Additional First Year Depreciation Deduction; Hearing

AGENCY: Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury.

ACTION: Proposed rule; notice of hearing.


SUMMARY: This document provides a notice of public hearing on proposed 
regulations relating to guidance regarding the additional first year 
depreciation deduction under section 168(k) of the Internal Revenue 

DATES: The public hearing is being held on Wednesday, November 28, 
2018, at 10:00 a.m. The IRS must receive speakers' outlines of the 
topics to be discussed at the public hearing by Thursday, November 15, 

ADDRESSES: The public hearing is being held in the IRS Auditorium, 
Internal Revenue Service Building, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW, 
Washington, DC 20224. Due to building security procedures, visitors 
must enter at the Constitution Avenue entrance. In addition, all 
visitors must present a valid photo identification to enter the 
    Send Submissions to CC:PA:LPD:PR (REG-104397-18), Room 5205, 
Internal Revenue Service, P.O. Box 7604, Ben Franklin Station, 
Washington, DC 20044. Submissions may be hand-delivered Monday through 
Friday to CC:PA:LPD:PR (REG-104397-18), Couriers Desk, Internal Revenue 
Service, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20224 or sent 
electronically via the Federal eRulemaking Portal at 
www.regulations.gov (IRS REG-104397-18).

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Concerning the proposed regulations, 
Elizabeth R. Binder, (202) 317-7005; concerning submissions of 
comments, the hearing and/or to be placed on the building access list 
to attend the hearing, Regina Johnson at (202) 317-6901 (not toll-free 

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The subject of the public hearing is the 
notice of proposed rulemaking (REG-104397-18) that was published in the 
Federal Register on Wednesday, August 8, 2018 (83 FR 39292).
    The rules of 26 CFR 601.601(a)(3) apply to the hearing. Persons who 
wish to present oral comments at the hearing that submitted written 
comments by October 9, 2018, must submit an outline of the topics to be 
addressed and the amount of time to be devoted to each topic by 
Thursday, November 15, 2018.
    A period of 10 minutes is allotted to each person for presenting 
oral comments. After the deadline for receiving outlines has passed, 
the IRS will prepare an agenda containing the schedule of speakers. 
Copies of the agenda will be made available, free of charge, at the 
hearing or by contacting the Publications and Regulations Branch at 
(202) 317-6901 (not a toll-free number).
    Because of access restrictions, the IRS will not admit visitors 
beyond the immediate entrance area more than 30 minutes before the 
hearing starts. For information about having your name placed on the 
building access list to attend the hearing, see the FOR FURTHER 
INFORMATION CONTACT section of this document.

Martin V. Franks,
Chief, Publications and Regulations Branch, Legal Processing Division, 
Associate Chief Counsel (Procedure and Administration).
[FR Doc. 2018-23636 Filed 10-29-18; 8:45 am]