485BPOS 1 azxbrl12.htm TAX-FREE TRUST OF ARIZONA N-1A azxbrl12.htm
As filed with the U.S. Securities and
Exchange Commission on November 13, 2012
Registration Nos. 33-1857 and 811-4503

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
 
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
 
FORM N-1A
 
REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE SECURITIES ACT OF 1933
[    ]
Pre-Effective Amendment No. _______
[    ]
Post-Effective Amendment No. 34
[ X ]
REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT
OF 1940 [ X ]
[    ]
Amendment No. 35
[ X ]
TAX-FREE TRUST OF ARIZONA
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
 
 
380 Madison Avenue, Suite 2300
New York, New York 10017
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
 
 
(212) 697-6666
(Registrant's Telephone Number)
Diana P. Herrmann
Aquila Investment Management LLC
380 Madison Avenue, Suite 2300
New York, New York 10017
(Name and Address of Agent for Service)
 
 
Copy to:
Roger P. Joseph, Esq.
Bingham McCutchen LLP
One Federal Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02110
 
It is proposed that this filing will become effective (check appropriate box):

[ X ]
immediately upon filing pursuant to paragraph (b)
[     ]
on (date) pursuant to paragraph (b)
[     ]
60 days after filing pursuant to paragraph (a)(i)
[     ]
on (date) pursuant to paragraph (a)(i)
[     ]
75 days after filing pursuant to paragraph (a)(ii)
[     ]
on (date) pursuant to paragraph (a)(ii) of Rule 485.
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This post-effective amendment designates a new effective date for a previous post-effective amendment.

 
 

 

SIGNATURES
 
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933 and the Investment Company Act of 1940, the Registrant certifies that it meets all the requirements for effectiveness of this Post-Effective Amendment to its Registration Statement pursuant to Rule 485(b) under the Securities Act of 1933, and has caused this Post-Effective Amendment to its Registration Statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized, in the City of New York and State of New York, on the 13th day of November, 2012.
 
 
TAX-FREE TRUST OF ARIZONA
 
(Registrant)
   
   
 
By:           /s/ Diana P. Herrmann
 
Diana P. Herrmann, President

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, this Post-Effective Amendment to the Registration Statement has been signed below by the following persons in the capacities indicated below on November 13, 2012.
 

SIGNATURE
 
TITLE
     
     
/s/ Diana P. Herrmann*
   
Diana P. Herrmann
 
Trustee and President
     
/s/ Tucker Hart Adams*
   
Tucker Hart Adams
 
Trustee
     
/s/ Ernest Calderón *
   
Ernest Calderón
 
Trustee
     
/s/ Thomas A. Christopher *
   
Thomas A. Christopher
 
Trustee
     
/s/ Gary C. Cornia *
   
Gary C. Cornia
 
Trustee
     
/s/ Grady Gammage, Jr.*
   
Grady Gammage, Jr.
 
Chair of the Board of Trustees
     
/s/ Lyle W. Hillyard *
   
Lyle W. Hillyard
 
Trustee
     
/s/ John C. Lucking *
   
John C. Lucking
 
Trustee
     
/s/ Anne J. Mills *
   
Anne J. Mills
 
Trustee

 
 

 


     
/s/ Joseph P. DiMaggio
   
Joseph P. DiMaggio
 
Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
     

* By:            /s/ Diana P. Herrmann
     Diana P. Herrmann
     *Attorney-in-Fact, pursuant to Power of Attorney

 
 

 



TAX-FREE TRUST OF ARIZONA
EXHIBIT LIST
 

EX-101.INS
  
XBRL Instance Document
   
EX-101.SCH
  
XBRL Taxonomy Extension Schema Document
   
EX-101.CAL
  
XBRL Taxonomy Extension Calculation Linkbase
   
EX-101.DEF
  
XBRL Taxonomy Extension Definition Linkbase
   
EX-101.LAB
  
XBRL Taxonomy Extension Labels Linkbase
   
EX-101.PRE
  
XBRL Taxonomy Extension Presentation Linkbase