This excerpt taken from the RVBD 8-K filed Feb 20, 2009.
2.14 Tax Matters.
(a) Tax Returns and Payments. All Tax Returns required to be filed by or on behalf of the Company (the Company Returns) have been timely and properly filed and are true, accurate and complete in all material respects. All Taxes of the Company that are due and payable have been timely and properly paid. All Taxes required to be withheld by the Company have been properly and timely withheld and remitted. The Company has delivered to Parent accurate and complete copies of all Tax Returns filed by the Company since December 31, 2004. Part 2.14(a) of the Disclosure Schedule lists each jurisdiction in which the Company is required to file a Tax Return. No claim has ever been made by an authority in a jurisdiction where the Company does not file Tax Returns that it is or may be subject to taxation by that jurisdiction. The Company Financial Statements properly and adequately accrue or reserve for Tax liabilities in accordance with GAAP.
(b) Audits; Claims. Except as set forth in Part 2.14(b) of the Disclosure Schedule, no Company Tax Return has ever been examined or audited by any Governmental Body. The Company has not received from any Governmental Body any: (i) notice indicating an intent to open an audit or other review; (ii) request for information related to Tax matters; or (iii) notice of deficiency or proposed Tax adjustment. No extension or waiver of the limitation period applicable to any Tax Returns has been granted by or requested from the Company. No claim or Legal Proceeding is pending or threatened against the Company in respect of any Tax. There are no liens for Taxes upon any of the assets of the Company except liens for current Taxes not yet due and payable (and for which there are adequate accruals, in accordance with GAAP).
(c) Parachute Payments. As a result of the Merger, the Company will not be obligated to make any payment that could a parachute payment to a disqualified individual within the meaning of Section 280G of the Code.
(d) Closing Agreements; Etc. The Company will not be required to include any item of income in, or exclude any item of deduction from, taxable income for any taxable period (or portion there) ending after the Closing Date as a result of any change in method of accounting, closing agreement, intercompany transaction, installment sale or prepaid amount received for a taxable period ending on or prior to the Closing Date. The Company is not a party to or bound by any Tax allocation or sharing agreement. The Company has: (A) never been a member of an Affiliated Group; or (B) no Liability for the Taxes of any Person (other than the Company).
(e) Distributed Stock. The Company has not distributed stock of another Person, and the Company has not had its stock distributed by another Person, in a transaction that was purported or intended to be governed in whole or in part by Section 355 or Section 361 of the Code.
(f) Tax Holidays. There are no (and there have never been any) Tax exemptions, Tax holidays or other Tax reduction agreements or arrangements applicable to the Company.
(g) Net Operating Losses. Part 2.14(g) of the Disclosure Schedule sets forth each testing date as defined by Treas. Reg. Section 1.382-2(a)(4) and the name and stock ownership of each 5-percent shareholder as defined by Treas. Reg. Section 1.382-2T(g). For the avoidance of doubt, for the purposes of determining the identity and stock ownership of a 5-percent shareholder to the Knowledge of the Company, the constructive ownership rules of Treas. Reg. Section 1.382-2T(h) have been applied, and the operating rules of Treas. Reg. Section 1.382-2T(k) have been observed.
(h) Adjustment in Taxable Income. The Company is not currently, and the Company will not for any period for which a Tax Return has not been filed be, required to include any adjustment in Taxable income for any Tax period (or portion thereof) pursuant to Section 481 or 263A of the Code (or any comparable provision under state, local or foreign Tax laws) as a result of transactions, events or accounting methods employed prior to the Merger.
(i) Penalties. The Company has disclosed on its Tax Returns any Tax reporting position taken in any Tax Return which could result in the imposition of penalties under Section 6662 of the Code (or any comparable provisions of state, local or foreign law).
(j) Tax Shelter and Listed Transactions. The Company has not consummated or participated in, and the Company is not currently participating in, any transaction which was or is a Tax shelter transaction as defined in Sections 6662 or 6111 of the Code or the Treasury Regulations promulgated thereunder. The Company has not participated in, and is not currently participating in, a Listed Transaction or a Reportable Transaction within the meaning of Section 6707A(c) of the Code or Treasury Regulation Section 1.6011-4(b), or any transaction requiring disclosure under a corresponding or similar provision of state, local, or foreign law.
(k) Transferee or Successor Tax Liability. The Company does not have any Liability for the Taxes of any Person under Section 1.1502-6 of the Treasury Regulations (or any similar provision of state, local or foreign law) as a transferee or successor, by Contract or otherwise.
(l) Dual Consolidated Loss. The Company has not incurred a dual consolidated loss within the meaning of Section 1503 of the Code.
(m) Foreign Tax. The Company has in its possession official foreign government receipts for any Taxes paid by it to any foreign Tax Authorities.
(n) FIRPTA. The Company is not (and the Company has never been) a United States real property holding corporation within the meaning of Section 897 of the Code, and the Company has filed with the Internal Revenue Service all statements, if any, which are required under Section 1.897-2(h) of the Treasury Regulations.
(o) Withholdings. The Company has complied with all applicable Legal Requirements relating to the payment, reporting and withholding of Taxes (including withholding of Taxes pursuant to Sections 1441, 1442, 1445 and 1446 of the Code or similar provisions under any foreign law), has, within the time and in the manner prescribed by law, withheld from employee wages or consulting compensation and timely paid over to the proper governmental authorities (or is properly holding for such timely payment) all amounts required to be so withheld and paid over under all applicable Legal Requirements, including federal and state income Taxes, Federal Insurance Contribution Act, Medicare, Federal Unemployment Tax Act, relevant state income and employment Tax withholding laws, and has timely filed all withholding Tax Returns, for all periods.