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Eaton Vance Tax-Advantaged Dividend Income Fund Report of Earnings

      Eaton Vance Tax-Advantaged Dividend Income Fund Report of Earnings

PR Newswire

BOSTON, Feb. 21, 2013

BOSTON, Feb. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Eaton Vance Tax-Advantaged Dividend
Income Fund (NYSE: EVT), a diversified closed-end management investment
company, today announced the earnings of the Fund for the three months ended
November 30, 2012. The Fund's fiscal year ends on August 31, 2013.

For the three months ended November 30, 2012, the Fund had net investment
income of $17,622,969 ($0.242 per share). In comparison, for the three months
ended November 30, 2011, the Fund had net investment income of $14,490,080
($0.199 per share).

Net realized and unrealized gains for the three months ended November 30, 2012
were $13,808,379 ($0.190 per share). In comparison, net realized and
unrealized losses for the three months ended November 30, 2011 were $630,657
($0.009 per share).

On November 30, 2012, net assets of the Fund were $1,340,568,622. The net
asset value per share on November 30, 2012 was $18.41 based on 72,835,899
shares outstanding. In comparison, on November 30, 2011, net assets of the
Fund were $1,212,559,447. The net asset value per share on November 30, 2011
was $16.65 based on 72,835,899 shares outstanding.

The Fund periodically makes certain performance data and information about
portfolio characteristics available on www.eatonvance.com (on the fund
information page under "Individual Investors – Closed-End Funds"). Fund
portfolio holdings for the most recent month-end are also posted to the
website approximately 30 days following month-end.

The Fund is managed by Eaton Vance Management, a subsidiary of Eaton Vance
Corp. (NYSE: EV), based in Boston, one of the oldest investment management
firms in the United States, with a history dating back to 1924. Eaton Vance
and its affiliates managed $247.8 billion in assets as of January 31, 2013
offering individuals and institutions a broad array of investment strategies
and wealth management solutions. The Company's long record of providing
exemplary service and attractive returns through a variety of market
conditions has made Eaton Vance the investment manager of choice for many of
today's most discerning investors. For more information about Eaton Vance,
visit www.eatonvance.com.



EATON VANCE TAX-ADVANTAGED DIVIDEND INCOME FUND
SUMMARY OF RESULTS OF OPERATIONS
(in thousands, except per share amounts)
                                          Three Months Ended
                                          November 30,
                                          2012            2011
Gross investment income                   $   22,964   $   19,469
Operating expenses                        (4,070)         (3,625)
Interest expense                          (1,271)         (1,354)
  Net investment income                   $   17,623   $   14,490
Net realized and unrealized gains
(losses)
 on investments                          $   13,808   $     (631)
  Net increase (decrease) in net assets
   from operations                       $   31,431   $   13,859
Earnings per Common Share Outstanding
Gross investment income                   $    0.315  $    0.268
Operating expenses                        (0.056)         (0.050)
Interest expense                          (0.017)         (0.019)
  Net investment income                   $    0.242  $    0.199
Net realized and unrealized gains
(losses)
 on investments                          $    0.190  $    (0.009)
  Net increase (decrease) in net assets
   from operations                       $    0.432  $    0.190
Net investment income                     $    0.242  $    0.199
Net Asset Value at November 30 (Common
Shares)
  Net assets (000)                        $ 1,340,569     $ 1,212,559
  Shares outstanding (000)                72,836          72,836
  Net asset value per share outstanding   $    18.41  $    16.65
Market Value Summary (Common Shares)
  Market price on NYSE at November 30     $    16.90  $    14.48
  High market price (period ended         $    17.63  $    15.31
  November 30)
  Low market price (period ended November $    15.96  $    13.19
  30)

SOURCE Eaton Vance Management

Website: http://www.eatonvance.com
Contact: Investor Contact, +1-800-262-1122