Liberty Property Trust Announces Tax Treatment of 2012 Distributions

     Liberty Property Trust Announces Tax Treatment of 2012 Distributions

PR Newswire

MALVERN, Pa., Jan. 14, 2013

MALVERN, Pa., Jan. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY)
announced today the final tax treatment for its 2012 distributions on its
common shares. Shareholders are encouraged to consult with their personal tax
advisors as to their specific tax treatment of Liberty Property Trust
distributions. The table below summarizes the income tax treatment of the
company's total distributions of $1.900 per common share (CUSIP No.
531172104):

Common share distributions:

Form 1099 - DIV      (Boxes 1a +  Box 1a    Box 1b    Box 2a       Box 2b       Box 3
                     2a + 3)
                                                              
                                                                               
                   Cash                   Taxable   Total        Unrecaptured
                                  Ordinary                                      Nondividend
Record    Payable    Distribution           Qualified Capital Gain Section 1250 Distributions
                                  Taxable                                       ^(3)
Date      Date       Per Share    Dividends Dividends Distribution Gain ^(2)
                                            ^(1)
1/1/2012  1/15/2012  $0.4750      $0.3759   $0.0000   $0.0041      $0.0041      $0.0950
4/2/2012  4/15/2012  $0.4750      $0.3759   $0.0000   $0.0041      $0.0041      $0.0950
6/29/2012 7/13/2012  $0.4750      $0.3759   $0.0000   $0.0041      $0.0041      $0.0950
10/1/2012 10/15/2012 $0.4750      $0.3759   $0.0000   $0.0041      $0.0041      $0.0950
Totals               $1.9000      $1.5036   $0.0000   $0.0164      $0.0164      $0.3800

(1) Amounts in Box 1b are included in Box 1a.

(2) Amounts in Box 2b are included in Box 2a.

(3) Amounts in Box 3 are also known as Return of Capital.

The fourth quarter 2012 distribution made to holders of record as of January
2, 2013 for the common shares is considered a 2013 distribution for federal
income tax purposes.

About the Company

Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY) is a leader in commercial real estate,
serving customers in the United States and United Kingdom, through the
development, acquisition, ownership and management of superior office and
industrial properties. Liberty's 81 million square foot portfolio consists of
more than 650 properties providing office, distribution and light
manufacturing facilities to 1,800 tenants.



SOURCE Liberty Property Trust

Website: http://www.libertyproperty.com
Contact: Inquiries: Jeanne A. Leonard, Liberty Property Trust, +1-610-648-1704
 
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