MEDIA GENERAL, INC.
EXECUTIVE FINANCIAL PLANNING
INCOME TAX PROGRAM
Amended And Restated as of October 16, 2005
The Executive Financial Planning and Income Tax Program provides an executive perquisite that supports the financial health of
the Company’s executives. This Program provides the executive with a reputable and professional resource that is highly
experienced in executive financial planning and income tax preparation.
Policy Administration Responsibilities:
Media General’s Compensation Department is responsible for coordinating this program. SBK Financial, Inc. (SBK Financial),
has been selected as Media General’s preferred provider of this executive benefit because of their solid reputation and
experience, as well as their knowledge of Media General and its executive compensation plans. (For consideration of company-
paid services with another firm, the executive must present a request to Media General’s Compensation Department prior to
Media General, SBK Financial and the executive are responsible for following all procedures in this policy. This includes
ensuring that any services charged to Media General are covered in the policy.
Salaried executive employees are eligible to participate in this program. From those eligible, Media General will select executives
for participation. Selection will be based on the employee’s position, job responsibilities, value of their services, and other
New participants are eligible for coverage beginning in the tax year they became a participant. For example, an executive
selected for participation in 2005 would be eligible for income tax preparation for the tax year 2005 (but not eligible for tax
preparation related to tax year 2004).
Coverage will immediately cease upon termination if the executive is under age 55. Coverage also ceases immediately, regardless
of the executive’s