SEC Form 4
FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
BANK OF AMERICA CORP /DE/

(Last) (First) (Middle)
BANK OF AMERICA CORPORATE CENTER
100 N TRYON ST

(Street)
CHARLOTTE NC 28255

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
ALLIANCEBERNSTEIN NATIONAL MUNICIPAL INCOME FUND [ AFB ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director X 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
03/14/2019
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
Form filed by One Reporting Person
X Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Variable Rate MuniFund Term Preferred Shares 03/14/2019 J(1)(2) 1,548 D(1) (1) 9,175 I By Subsidiary(2)(3)
Variable Rate MuniFund Term Preferred Shares 03/14/2019 J(1)(2) 1,548 A(1) (1) 9,175 I By Subsidiary(2)(3)
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
BANK OF AMERICA CORP /DE/

(Last) (First) (Middle)
BANK OF AMERICA CORPORATE CENTER
100 N TRYON ST

(Street)
CHARLOTTE NC 28255

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Banc of America Preferred Funding Corp

(Last) (First) (Middle)
214 NORTH TRYON STREET

(Street)
CHARLOTTE NC 28255

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Blue Ridge Investments, L.L.C.

(Last) (First) (Middle)
ONE BRYANT PARK

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10036

(City) (State) (Zip)
Explanation of Responses:
1. The 9,175 variable rate munifund term preferred shares shown in Table I represent variable rate munifund term preferred shares of the Issuer (the "VMTP Shares") that were beneficially owned in part by Banc of America Preferred Funding Corporation ("PFC") and in part by Blue Ridge Investments, L.L.C. ("Blue Ridge"). The 1,548 VMTP Shares beneficially owned by Blue Ridge were transferred from Blue Ridge to PFC for a purchase price of $25,000 per share and all VMTP Shares are now beneficially owned by PFC. Each of PFC and Blue Ridge is a wholly owned subsidiary of Bank of America Corporation.
2. This statement is jointly filed by Bank of America Corporation, PFC and Blue Ridge. Bank of America Corporation holds an indirect interest in the securities listed in Table I by virtue of its indirect ownership of its subsidiary PFC.
3. Each reporting person declares that neither the filing of this statement nor anything herein shall be construed as an admission that such person is, for the purposes of Section 13(d) of the US Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or any other purpose, (i) acting (or has agreed or is agreeing to act together with any other person) as a partnership, limited partnership, syndicate or other group for the purpose of acquiring, holding or disposing of securities of the Issuer or otherwise with respect to the Issuer or any securities of the Issuer or (ii) a member of any group with respect to the Issuer or any securities of the Issuer.
Ronnie Ojera (BANK OF AMERICA CORPORATION) 03/18/2019
Michael Jentis (BANC OF AMERICA PREFERRED FUNDING CORPORATION) 03/18/2019
Edward Curland (BLUE RIDGE INVESTMENTS, L.L.C.) 03/18/2019
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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