Atlas Energy Announces Spinoff Tax Information From Targa Merger

Dec 08, 2015, 16:22 ET from Atlas Energy Group, LLC

PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlas Energy Group, LLC (NYSE: ATLS) today announced that it has provided certain tax information for our unitholders related to the Atlas Energy, L.P. spinoff of Atlas Energy Group, LLC and the subsequent merger of Atlas Energy, L.P. with Targa Resources Corp.  Both transactions closed and became effective on February 27, 2015. 

The information provided includes a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs), Federal Income Tax Consequences of the Spinoff and Merger and Spinoff Basis Information and is available on our website at  A link to the Tax Information is located at the bottom left of the page.   

Atlas Energy Group, LLC expects to make the 2015 Schedule K-1 Tax Packages available by early March 2016. 

Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements

Certain matters discussed within this press release are forward-looking statements. Although ATLS believes the expectation reflected in such forward-looking statements is based on reasonable assumptions, it can give no assurance that its expectation will be attained.  Forward-looking statements speak only as of the date hereof, and ATLS assumes no obligation to update such statements, except as may be required by applicable law.

Atlas Energy Group, LLC (NYSE: ATLS) is a limited liability company which owns the following interests: all of the general partner interest, incentive distribution rights and an approximate 23% limited partner interest in its upstream oil & gas subsidiary, Atlas Resource Partners, L.P.; the general partner interests, incentive distribution rights and limited partner interests in Atlas Growth Partners, L.P.; and a general partner interest in Lightfoot Capital Partners, an entity that invests directly in energy-related businesses and assets. For more information, please visit our website at, or contact Investor Relations at

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