Government Properties Income Trust (NYSE: GOV) today announced that it has scheduled its 2013 Annual Meeting of Shareholders for May 21, 2013. The record date for determination of shareholders entitled to vote at the meeting is February 19, 2013. Government Properties Income Trust is a real estate investment trust, or REIT, which owns properties leased primarily to the U.S. Government and state governments located throughout the United States. GOV is headquartered in Newton, Massachusetts. A Maryland Real Estate Investment Trust with transferable shares of beneficial interest listed on the New York Stock Exchange. No shareholder, Trustee or officer is personally liable for any act or obligation of the Trust.