This revenue procedure provides the requirements for completing and submitting Form 8655, Reporting Agent Authorization (Authorization).
This Revenue Procedure describes and updates the procedure for requesting the IRS authorize a person to act as agent under section 3504 of the Internal Revenue Code (Code) and §31.3504–1 of the Employment Tax Regulations for purposes of Chapters 21, 22, 24, and 25 of the Code. Special instructions are also set forth for agents authorized to perform acts for purposes of Chapter 23 of the Code.
This notice provides guidance for employers and employees to make claims for refund or adjustments of overpayments of Federal Insurance Contributions Act (FICA) taxes and Federal income tax withholding resulting from the Supreme Court decision in United States v. Windsor, 570 U.S. ___ , 133 S.Ct. 2675 (2013) decision and Revenue Ruling 2013–17, 2013–38 I.R.B. 201.
Notice 2013–77, Voluntary Withholding on Dividends and Other Distributions by Alaska Native Corporations
Under this Notice, dividends and other distributions made by an Alaska Native Corporation to its shareholders are eligible for voluntary withholding under section 3402(p)(3)(B) of the Internal Revenue Code (Code) and § 31.3402(p)–1T of the Employment Tax Regulations.