Equity One Announces Tax Treatment Of 2012 Dividend Distributions

Equity One, Inc. (NYSE:EQY), an owner, developer, and operator of shopping centers, announced today the tax treatment of the 2012 dividend distributions on shares of its common stock.

The federal income tax characteristics of the 2012 distributions paid with respect to Equity One, Inc. common stock (CUSIP #294752100 and traded under ticker symbol EQY) are as follows:
    (Boxes 1a + 2a + 3)  

Box 1a
 

Box 2a
 

Box 2b
 

Box 3
Cash Ordinary Total Unrecap
Record Payable Distribution Taxable Capital Sec. 1250 Nondividend

Date

Date

Per Share

Dividend (1 )

Gain Distr.

Gain (2)

Distributions (3)
 
3/16/12 3/30/12 $0.220000 $0.096188 $0.004788 $0.004788 $0.119024
6/15/12 6/29/12 $0.220000 $0.096188 $0.004788 $0.004788 $0.119024
9/14/12 9/30/12 $0.220000 $0.096188 $0.004788 $0.004788 $0.119024
12/17/12 12/31/12 $0.220000   $0.096188   $0.004788   $0.004788   $0.119024
 
Totals $0.880000   $0.384752   $0.019152   $0.019152   $0.476096
 
(1) None of the ordinary dividend represents “qualified dividend income.”
(2) Amounts in Box 2b are included in Box 2a.
(3) Amounts in Box 3 are also known as return of capital.

Shareholders are advised to consult their tax advisor about the specific tax treatment of Equity One’s 2012 dividends.

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