Information Reporting for Payments of Qualified Tuition and Payments of Interest on Qualified Education Loans
Federal Register, June 16, 2000, Page 37228
Internal Revenue Service
Notice of proposed rulemaking
This document contains proposed regulations relating to the information reporting requirements under section 6050S of the Internal Revenue Code for payments of qualified tuition and related expenses and interest on qualified education loans, including the filing of information returns on magnetic media. The regulations reflect changes to the law made by the Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997. The regulations provide guidance to eligible educational institutions and insurers receiving payments of, or making reimbursements or refunds of, qualified tuition and related expenses. The regulations also provide guidance to payees receiving interest payments on qualified education loans. This document also announces that a public hearing will be held on the proposed regulations upon request and that persons outside the Washington, DC, area who wish to testify at the hearing may request that the IRS videoconference the hearing to their sites.
Written or electronically generated comments must be received by September 14, 2000. Requests to videoconference the hearing to other sites must be received by August 15, 2000.
Send submissions to: CC:DOM:CORP:R (REG-105316-98), room 5226, Internal Revenue Service, POB 7604, Ben Franklin Station, Washington, DC 20044. Taxpayers may also submit comments electronically via the internet by selecting the ``Tax Regs'' option on the IRS Home Page, or by submitting comments directly to the IRS internet site at http://www.irs.ustreas.gov/prod/tax_regs/ regslist.html.
Donna Welch, (202) 622-4910