Nationwide Health Properties, Inc. Announces the Tax Treatment of 2009 Distributions

Jan 21, 2010, 01:28 ET from Nationwide Health Properties, Inc.

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Jan. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nationwide Health Properties, Inc. (NYSE: NHP) announced today the tax treatment for its 2009 dividend distributions. The following tables summarize the income tax characterization of dividends for calendar year 2009:

COMMON STOCK (CUSIP# 638620104)

2009 Record Date

2009

Paid

Date

Total Distribution Per Share

Taxable Ordinary Dividend

Return of Capital

Total Capital Gain

Unrecaptured Section 1250 Gain

2/13/2009

3/6/2009

$0.440000

$0.399072

$0.023668

$0.017260

$0.013711

5/15/2009

6/5/2009

0.440000

0.399072

0.023668

0.017260

0.013711

8/14/2009

9/4/2009

0.440000

0.399072

0.023668

0.017260

0.013711

11/13/2009

12/4/2009

0.440000

0.399072

0.023668

0.017260

0.013711

$1.760000

$1.596288

$0.094672

$0.069040

$0.054844

SERIES B PREFERRED STOCK (CUSIP# 638620302)

2009 Record Date

2009

Paid

Date

Total Distribution Per Share

Taxable Ordinary Dividend

Return of Capital

Total Capital Gain

Unrecaptured Section 1250 Gain

3/15/2009

3/31/2009

$1.937500

$1.857177

$0.000000

$0.080323

$0.063806

6/15/2009

6/30/2009

1.937500

1.857177

0.000000

0.080323

0.063806

9/15/2009

9/30/2009

1.937500

1.857177

0.000000

0.080323

0.063806

12/15/2009

12/31/2009

1.937500

1.857177

0.000000

0.080323

0.063806

$7.750000

$7.428708

$0.000000

$0.321292

$0.255224

Stockholders are encouraged to consult with their tax advisors as to their specific tax treatment for Nationwide Health Properties, Inc. common and preferred distributions.

Nationwide Health Properties, Inc. is a real estate investment trust (REIT) that invests primarily in healthcare real estate in the United States. As of September 30, 2009, the Company's portfolio of properties, including mortgage loans and properties owned by unconsolidated joint ventures, totaled 579 properties among the following segments: 279 senior housing facilities, 200 skilled nursing facilities, 82 medical office buildings, 11 continuing care retirement communities and 7 specialty hospitals. For more information on Nationwide Health Properties, Inc., visit our website at http://www.nhp-reit.com.

CONTACT:

Abdo H. Khoury

Chief Financial and Portfolio Officer

Nationwide Health Properties, Inc.

(949) 718-4400

SOURCE Nationwide Health Properties, Inc.



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