Certain BlackRock closed-end funds (the "Funds") announced distributions today as detailed below.

Municipal Funds:

Declaration- 4/3/2017 Ex-Date- 4/11/2017 Record- 4/13/2017 Payable- 5/1/2017
     

National Funds

Ticker

Distribution

Change From Prior

Distribution
BlackRock Municipal Income Quality Trust BYM   $0.066000 -
BlackRock Municipal Income Investment Quality Trust BAF $0.068500 -
BlackRock Long-Term Municipal Advantage Trust BTA $0.054500 -
BlackRock Muni Intermediate Duration Fund, Inc. MUI $0.055500 -
BlackRock Municipal Income Investment Trust BBF $0.072375 -
BlackRock MuniAssets Fund, Inc. MUA $0.057500 -
BlackRock Municipal Bond Trust BBK $0.063500 -
BlackRock Municipal Income Trust BFK $0.065000 -
BlackRock Municipal Income Trust II BLE $0.073500 -
BlackRock Investment Quality Municipal Trust, Inc. BKN $0.062000 -
BlackRock Municipal 2030 Target Term Trust BTT $0.080000 -
The BlackRock Strategic Municipal Trust BSD $0.065000 -
BlackRock MuniEnhanced Fund, Inc. MEN $0.056500 -
BlackRock MuniHoldings Investment Quality Fund MFL $0.071500 -
BlackRock MuniYield Investment Quality Fund MFT $0.067000 -
BlackRock MuniHoldings Fund, Inc. MHD $0.081000 -
BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II, Inc. MQT $0.062000 -
BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund, Inc. MQY $0.072500 -
BlackRock MuniHoldings Quality Fund II, Inc. MUE $0.064000 -
BlackRock MuniHoldings Fund II, Inc. MUH $0.074500 -
BlackRock MuniHoldings Quality Fund, Inc. MUS $0.063500 -
BlackRock MuniVest Fund II, Inc. MVT $0.073000 -
BlackRock MuniYield Fund, Inc. MYD $0.072000 -
BlackRock MuniYield Investment Fund MYF $0.078000 -
BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund III, Inc. MYI $0.068000 -
BlackRock MuniVest Fund, Inc. MVF $0.046000 -
BlackRock Municipal 2018 Term Trust BPK $0.022000 -
 
     

State-Specific Funds

Ticker

Distribution

Change From Prior

Distribution
BlackRock California Municipal Income Trust BFZ $0.059500 -
BlackRock California Municipal 2018 Term Trust BJZ $0.025300 -
BlackRock MuniHoldings California Quality Fund, Inc. MUC $0.061500 -
BlackRock MuniYield California Fund, Inc. MYC $0.062000 -
BlackRock MuniYield California Quality Fund, Inc. MCA $0.065000 -
BlackRock Florida Municipal 2020 Term Trust BFO $0.031000 -
BlackRock Maryland Municipal Bond Trust BZM $0.047400 -
BlackRock MuniYield Michigan Quality Fund, Inc. MIY $0.064000 -
BlackRock Muni New York Intermediate Duration Fund, Inc. MNE $0.049800 -
BlackRock MuniHoldings New York Quality Fund, Inc. MHN $0.058000 -
BlackRock MuniYield New York Quality Fund, Inc. MYN $0.054000 -
BlackRock New York Municipal Income Quality Trust BSE $0.052000 -
BlackRock New York Municipal Bond Trust BQH $0.059000 -
BlackRock New York Municipal Income Trust BNY $0.060000 -
BlackRock New York Municipal Income Trust II BFY $0.061000 -
BlackRock New York Municipal 2018 Term Trust BLH $0.016600 -
BlackRock MuniYield New Jersey Fund, Inc. MYJ $0.075000 -
BlackRock MuniHoldings New Jersey Quality Fund, Inc. MUJ $0.067500 -
BlackRock New Jersey Municipal Income Trust BNJ $0.069600 -
BlackRock MuniYield Pennsylvania Quality Fund MPA $0.062300 -
BlackRock New Jersey Municipal Bond Trust BLJ $0.061500 -
BlackRock MuniYield Arizona Fund, Inc. MZA $0.062000 -
BlackRock Virginia Municipal Bond Trust BHV $0.063000 -
BlackRock Massachusetts Tax-Exempt Trust MHE $0.053000 -
 

Taxable Municipal Fund:

Declaration- 4/3/2017 Ex-Date- 4/11/2017 Record- 4/13/2017 Payable- 4/28/2017
     

Fund

Ticker

Distribution

Change From Prior

Distribution
BlackRock Taxable Municipal Bond Trust BBN $0.131800 -
 

Taxable Funds:

Declaration- 4/3/2017 Ex-Date- 4/11/2017 Record- 4/13/2017 Payable- 4/28/2017

Fund
 

Ticker
 

Distribution
 

Change From Prior

Distribution
BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust BGT $0.058300 -
BlackRock Core Bond Trust BHK $0.065000 -
BlackRock Defined Opportunity Credit Trust 1 BHL Distribution is an All-Cash Distribution related to its pending liquidation BHL $0.051000 -
BlackRock Multi-Sector Income Trust BIT $0.116700 -
BlackRock Income Trust, Inc. BKT $0.026500 -
BlackRock Limited Duration Income Trust BLW $0.087000 -
BlackRock Credit Allocation Income Trust BTZ $0.070500 -
BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund, Inc. DSU $0.068500 -
BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund, Inc.* EGF $0.041000 -
BlackRock Floating Rate Income Strategies Fund, Inc. FRA $0.061000 -
BlackRock Corporate High Yield Fund, Inc. HYT $0.070000 -

Equity Funds:

Declaration- 4/3/2017 Ex-Date- 4/11/2017 Record- 4/13/2017 Payable- 4/28/2017

Fund
   

Ticker
 

Distribution
 

Change From Prior

Distribution
BlackRock Resources & Commodities Strategy Trust* BCX $0.051600 -
BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust* BDJ $0.046700 -
BlackRock Energy and Resources Trust* BGR $0.077600 -
BlackRock International Growth and Income Trust* BGY $0.038000 -
BlackRock Health Sciences Trust* BME $0.200000 -
BlackRock Enhanced Capital and Income Fund, Inc.* CII $0.082800 -
BlackRock Global Opportunities Equity Trust* BOE $0.078000 -
BlackRock Utility and Infrastructure Trust* BUI $0.121000 -
BlackRock Science and Technology Trust* BST $0.100000 -

* In order to comply with the requirements of Section 19 of the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended, each of the Funds noted above posted to the DTC bulletin board and sent to its shareholders of record as of the applicable record date a Section 19 notice with the previous distribution payment. The Section 19 notice was provided for informational purposes only and not for tax reporting purposes. This information can be found in the "Closed-End Funds" section of www.blackrock.com. As applicable, the final determination of the source and tax characteristics of all distributions in 2017 will be made after the end of the year.

BlackRock Resources & Commodities Strategy Trust (NYSE:BCX), BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust (NYSE:BDJ), BlackRock Energy and Resources Trust (NYSE:BGR), BlackRock International Growth and Income Trust (NYSE:BGY), BlackRock Health Sciences Trust (NYSE:BME), BlackRock Global Opportunities Equity Trust (NYSE:BOE), BlackRock Utility and Infrastructure Trust (NYSE:BUI), BlackRock Enhanced Capital and Income Fund, Inc. (NYSE:CII), BlackRock Science and Technology Trust (NYSE:BST) and BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund, Inc. (NYSE:EGF) (collectively, the "Plan Funds") have adopted a level distribution plan (a "Plan") and employ a managed distribution and/or an option over-write policy to support a level distribution of income, capital gains and/or return of capital. The fixed amounts distributed per share are subject to change at the discretion of each Plan Fund's Board of Directors/Trustees. Under its Plan, each Plan Fund will distribute all available investment income to its shareholders, consistent with its investment objectives and as required by the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended. If sufficient investment income is not available on a monthly basis, each Plan Fund will distribute long-term capital gains and/or return capital to its shareholders in order to maintain a level distribution.

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