BRE Properties Announces Tax Status of 2012 Dividends

BRE Properties Announces Tax Status of 2012 Dividends

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- BRE Properties, Inc. (NYS: BRE) , a leading real estate investment trust (REIT) with apartment communities located primarily in the major metropolitan markets of coastal California and metropolitan Seattle, announced today the 2012 dividend tax status of its distributions to shareholders. The 2012 distribution classifications are:

2012 Dividend Tax Status
Common Shares Distribution (CUSIP 05564E106):












Long- Term


Return of



  Per Share  Dividend  Dividend  Capital Gain  Section 1250 Gain  Capital
12/14/201212/31/2012  $0.385000  $0.151814  $0.000000  $0.172182  $0.061004  $0.000000
Total:  $1.540000  $0.607256  $0.000000  $0.688728  $0.244016  $0.000000
Percentage:  100%  39%  0%  45%  16%  0%
Series D Preferred Distribution (CUSIP 05564E601):



Cash Distribution

OrdinaryQualifyingLong- TermUnrecapturedReturn of
Date  Date  Per Share  Dividend  Dividend  Capital Gain  Section 1250 Gain  Capital
12/14/201212/31/2012  $0.421875  $0.166354  $0.000000  $0.188674  $0.066847  $0.000000
Total:  $1.687500  $0.665416  $0.000000  $0.754696  $0.267388  $0.000000
Percentage:  100%  39%  0%  45%  16%  0%

Wells Fargo Shareowner Services will distribute copies of IRS Form 1099-DIV to 2012 registered shareholders of record of BRE's common and preferred stock. Beneficial shareholders who held BRE's stock in "street name" during 2012 will receive the form from their bank, brokerage or nominee. BRE recommends shareholders consult a tax professional to determine how distributions should be reported on state and federal tax forms.

About BRE Properties

BRE Properties, based in San Francisco, California, focuses on the development, acquisition and management of apartment communities located primarily in the major metropolitan markets of Southern and Northern California and Seattle. BRE Properties is a real estate investment trust (REIT) listed in the S&P MidCap 400 Index. For more information on BRE Properties, please visit our website at

BRE Properties, Inc.
Stephanie Andre, 415-445-3745

KEYWORDS:   United States  North America  California


The article BRE Properties Announces Tax Status of 2012 Dividends originally appeared on

Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

Copyright © 1995 - 2013 The Motley Fool, LLC. All rights reserved. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

Read Full Story

Can't get enough business news?

Sign up for Finance Report by AOL and get everything from retailer news to the latest IPOs delivered directly to your inbox daily!

Subscribe to our other newsletters

Emails may offer personalized content or ads. Learn more. You may unsubscribe any time.