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Tax filing season is here. Are you prepared?

Your clients are likely starting to see the impact of recent tax changes.

How are you adjusting portfolios to help reduce their tax bill in 2019?

Municipal bonds can help enable your clients to keep more income, potentially reducing their tax bill (1)and offer additional benefits like diversification and
lower volatility.

Strong-performing mutual funds

7 of 8 BlackRock municipal bond funds, accounting for 98% of our municipal assets, have 1st quartile performance over the last 5 years and a 4 or 5-star overall Morningstar rating. Based on institutional share class.2

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Fund Overall Morningstar Rating Ticker Morningstar Percentile Ranking3 Category
1-year 3-year 5-year 10-year
Strategic Municipal Opportunities Fund MAMTX 79 3 8 7 Muni National Intermediate
California Municipal Opportunities Fund MACMX 71 1 1 4 Muni California Intermediate
New York Municipal Opportunities Fund MANKX 52 1 1 1 Muni New York Intermediate
New Jersey Municipal Bond Fund MANJX 35 27 14 7 Muni New Jersey
National Municipal Fund MANLX 54 16 15 8 Muni National Intermediate
Pennsylvania Municipal Bond Fund MAPYX 46 28 15 11 Muni Pennsylvania
High Yield Municipal Fund MAYHX 35 25 13 11 High Yield Muni
1-25 percentile ranking 26-50 percentile ranking 51-75 percentile ranking 76-100 percentile ranking

Fund

Strategic Municipal Opportunities Fund

Overall Morningstar Rating

Ticker

MAMTX

Category

Muni National Intermediate

Morningstar Percentile Ranking3

1-year 3-year 5-year 10-year
79 3 8 7

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Fund

California Municipal Opportunities Fund

Overall Morningstar Rating

Ticker

MACMX

Category

Muni California Intermediate

Morningstar Percentile Ranking3

1-year 3-year 5-year 10-year
71 1 1 4

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Fund

New York Municipal Opportunities Fund

Overall Morningstar Rating

Ticker

MANKX

Category

Muni New York Intermediate

Morningstar Percentile Ranking3

1-year 3-year 5-year 10-year
52 1 1 1

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Fund

New Jersey Municipal Bond Fund

Overall Morningstar Rating

Ticker

MANJX

Category

Muni New Jersey

Morningstar Percentile Ranking3

1-year 3-year 5-year 10-year
35 27 14 7

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Fund

National Municipal Fund

Overall Morningstar Rating

Ticker

MANLX

Category

Muni National Intermediate

Morningstar Percentile Ranking3

1-year 3-year 5-year 10-year
54 16 15 8

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Fund

Pennsylvania Municipal Bond Fund

Overall Morningstar Rating

Ticker

MAPYX

Category

Muni Pennsylvania

Morningstar Percentile Ranking3

1-year 3-year 5-year 10-year
46 28 15 11

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Fund

High Yield Municipal Fund

Overall Morningstar Rating

Ticker

MAYHX

Category

High Yield Muni

Morningstar Percentile Ranking3

1-year 3-year 5-year 10-year
35 25 13 11

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1-25 percentile ranking
26-50 percentile ranking
51-75 percentile ranking
76-100 percentile ranking

Past performance is no guarantee of future results.
Source: Morningstar as of 03/31/19. Subject to change. Ratings based on risk-adjusted total return, determined monthly and subject to change. Strategic Municipal Opportunities Fund and National Municipal Fund rated against 258 Muni National Interm Funds; California Municipal Opportunities Fund rated against 56 Muni California Intermediate Funds; New York Municipal Opportunities Fund rated against 48 Muni New York Intermediate Funds; High Yield Municipal Fund rated against 154 High Yield Muni Funds; Pennsylvania Municipal Bond Fund rated against 52 Muni Pennsylvania Funds; New Jersey Municipal Fund rated against 48 Muni New Jersey Funds. The Overall Morningstar Rating for a fund is derived from a weighted average of the performance figures associated with its 3-, 5-, and 10-year (if applicable) Morningstar Rating metrics.2