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For investor inquiries regarding Ares Management Corporation, please contact:

Phone (U.S.): (800) 340-6597
Phone (International): (212) 808-1101

Email: IRARES@aresmgmt.com

Priscila Roney
Vice President
proney@aresmgmt.com
(212) 808-1185

Carl Drake
Partner/Head of Public Investor Relations and Communications
cdrake@aresmgmt.com
(678) 538-1981

By Mail:
Ares Management Corporation
Attn: Priscila Roney
245 Park Ave, 44th Floor
New York, NY 10167

For media inquiries regarding Ares Management Corporation, please contact:

Bill Mendel
Mendel Communications bill@mendelcommunications.com
(212) 397-1030

Tax Information

Tax Information

Ares Management Corporation (“Ares”), a state law limited partnership, made a check-the-box election to be taxed as a corporation effective March 1, 2018. Ares converted to a state law corporation and changed its name to Ares Management Corporation effective November 26, 2018. Both common and preferred stockholders will receive a Form 1099-DIV for dividends made after March 1, 2018.

Prior to March 1, 2018, Ares was treated as a partnership for U.S. federal and state income tax purposes. Both common and preferred stockholders will receive a Schedule K-1 for tax periods before March 1, 2018.

Please see our FAQ links below for further information:

State Law Corporate Conversion and Tax FAQs

Corporate Tax Treatment FAQs

Partnership Tax Treatment FAQs


2018 Post-Conversion Tax Year Information
Distributions made to common and preferred shareholders after March 1, 2018 will be reported on Form 1099-DIV.

2018 Pre-Conversion Tax Year Information
An investor in ARES prior to March 1, 2018 will receive a final Schedule K-1 for the period January 1, 2018 through February 28, 2018 (to be mailed in 2019).

2017 Tax Year Information
The 2017 Schedule K-1 for both Ares Common Units and Ares Series A Preferred Units is now available. To view or download your 2017 Schedule K-1 tax information, please use this link to visit our Tax Package Support website. Hard copies of the Schedule K-1 packages were also mailed at the end of March 2018.

Prior Year Tax Information
To obtain a copy of your prior year Schedule K-1, please use this link or contact Tax Package Support at (855) 826-8319.

Sample K-1 Forms - Common Units
Sample Schedule K-1 Form for 2017: 10,000 Common units
Sample Schedule K-1 Form for 2016: 10,000 Common units
Sample Schedule K-1 Form for 2015: 10,000 Common units
Sample Schedule K-1 Form for 2014: 10,000 Common units

Sample K-1 Forms - Preferred Units
Sample Schedule K-1 Form for 2017: 10,000 Preferred units
Sample Schedule K-1 Form for 2016: 10,000 Preferred units



Ares Management Corporation is not a tax advisor. All decisions regarding the tax implications of your investments should be made in consultation with your independent tax advisor. Ares Management Corporation does not provide tax or legal advice.

Contact Information

For investor inquiries regarding Ares Management Corporation, please contact:

Phone (U.S.): (800) 340-6597
Phone (International): (212) 808-1101

Email: IRARES@aresmgmt.com

Priscila Roney
Vice President
proney@aresmgmt.com
(212) 808-1185

Carl Drake
Partner/Head of Public Investor Relations and Communications
cdrake@aresmgmt.com
(678) 538-1981

By Mail:
Ares Management Corporation
Attn: Priscila Roney
245 Park Ave, 44th Floor
New York, NY 10167

For media inquiries regarding Ares Management Corporation, please contact:

Bill Mendel
Mendel Communications bill@mendelcommunications.com
(212) 397-1030