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CHARTER COMMUNICATIONS, INC. /MO/ filed this Form 8-K on 05/19/2016
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(iii) Elections by Members. Without the consent of the Manager, no Member shall make the election provided by Section 732(d) of the Code, relating to the basis of property distributed by a Company to certain Members. In the event any Member makes any tax election that requires the Company to furnish information to such Member to enable such Member to compute its own tax liability, or requires the Company to file any tax return or report with any tax authority, or adjust the basis of Company property, in any case that would not be required in the absence of such election made by such Member, the Manager may, as a condition to furnishing such information, or filing such return or report, or making such basis adjustment, require such member to pay to the Company any incremental expenses incurred in connection therewith.

(iv) Member Obligations. Promptly upon request, each Member shall provide the Manager with any information related to such Member necessary to allow the Company to comply with any tax reporting, tax withholding or tax payment obligations of the Company.

(v) Section 754 Elections. The Members recognize and agree that a valid election pursuant to Section 754 of the Code will be made for the first relevant taxable year during which a distribution of partnership property or transfer of a partnership interest occurs and shall be in full effect in respect of the Company, and that no Member shall take any action to affect the effectiveness or validity of such election. In addition:

(A) the Manager shall make such adjustments to the definition of Gross Asset Value and Net Income and Net Loss, and to the Regulatory Allocations required by Section 5.3(c) as are necessary to carry out the provisions of Regulations Section 1.704-1(b)(2)(iv)(m)(2) and 1.704-1(b)(2)(iv)(m)(4); and

(B) a Member who acquires any Units shall furnish to the Manager such information as the Manager shall reasonably require to enable it to compute the adjustments required by Sections 743 and 755 of the Code and the Regulations thereunder.

(vi) Notice 2015-54. The Charter Group and the Manager shall ensure that (i) the Company is not treated as a 721(c) partnership and (ii) no foreign person related to any member of the Charter Group is a direct or indirect partner in the Company, each within the meaning of IRS Notice 2015-54.

(b) Preparation of Returns. The Manager shall cause to be prepared all federal, state, and local tax returns of the Company for each year for which such returns are required to be filed and shall cause such returns to be timely filed. Except to the extent otherwise expressly provided in this Agreement, the Manager shall determine the appropriate treatment of each item of income, gain, loss, deduction and credit of the Company and the accounting methods and conventions under the tax Laws of the United States, the several states and other relevant jurisdictions as to the treatment of any such item or any other method or procedure related to the preparation of such tax returns. Notwithstanding the foregoing, with

 

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