Current Actions:There are no changes being made to the form at this time.
Type of Review:Extension of a currently approved collection.
Affected Public:Businesses or other for-profit organizations, farms, and the Federal government.
Estimated Number of Respondents:46,800.
Estimated Time per Respondent:45 minutes.
Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours:35,100.1
1The burden for the information collection in 31 CFR 1010.330, (also approved under control number 1506-0018), relating to the Form 8300, is reflected in the burden of the form and includes reporting and recordkeeping.
The following paragraph applies to all of the collections of information covered by this notice:
An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to, a collection of information unless the collection of information displays a valid Office of Management and Budget (OMB) control number. In accordance with 31 CFR 1010.330(e)(3), a person required to make a report under this section must keep a copy of each report filed for five years from the date of filing.
Request for Comments:Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology; and (e) estimates of capital or start-up costs and costs of operation, maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information.
Dated: November 16, 2012.
Jennifer Shasky Calvery,
Director, Financial Crimes Enforcement Network.