Tortoise Energy Independence Fund, Inc. (NYSE: NDP)
2012 Tax Characterization
Qualified Dividend Income
Ordinary Dividend Income
Return of Capital
Long-Term Capital Gain
Additional information regarding the tax characterization of the 2012
distributions is available at www.tortoiseadvisors.com.
A copy of the information is also available upon request by calling
Nothing contained herein or therein should be construed as tax advice.Consult your tax advisor for more information.Furthermore,
you may not rely upon any information herein or therein for the purpose
of avoiding any penalties that may be imposed under the Internal Revenue
About Tortoise Capital Advisors, L.L.C.
Tortoise Capital Advisors, L.L.C. is an investment manager specializing
in listed energy infrastructure investments. As of Dec. 31, 2012, the
adviser had approximately $9.2 billion of assets under management in
NYSE-listed closed-end investment companies, an open-end fund and other
accounts. For more information, visit www.tortoiseadvisors.com.
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