IRS: Information Reporting for Payment Card Transactions Final Rule
Federal Register, August 16, 2010, Page 49821-49836
Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury.
This document contains final regulations relating to information reporting requirements, information reporting penalties, and backup withholding requirements for payment card and third party network transactions. The final regulations implement section 6050W and related statutory changes enacted by the Housing Assistance Tax Act of 2008 that require payment settlement organizations to report payments in settlement of payment card and third party network transactions for each calendar year. The final regulations in this document will affect persons that make payment in settlement of payment card and third party network transactions and the payees of these transactions. The final regulations provide guidance to assist persons required to report payment card and third party network transactions and to the payees of those transactions.
Effective Date: These regulations are effective on August 16, 2010.
Concerning these final regulations, Barbara Pettoni, (202) 622–4910 (not a toll-free number).