Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corporation Announces Tax Treatment for 2013 Distribution

 Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corporation Announces Tax Treatment for 2013                                  Distribution  PR Newswire  FREEHOLD, N.J., Jan. 31, 2014  FREEHOLD, N.J., Jan. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corporation (NYSE:MNR) today announced the tax treatment of its 2013 distributions. The following tables summarize, for income tax purposes, the nature of cash distributions paid to stockholders of Monmouth's common and preferred shares during the calendar year ended December 31, 2013.  Common - CUSIP 609720107           Div.     Percent Taxable As       Taxable As   Unrecap Sec Percent Payment  Paid Per Non-Qualifying Ord.      Long-Term    1250 Gain   Treated As Date     Share    Income                  Capital Gain             Return of                                                                   Capital  3/15/13  $0.15    18.109939%               19.960827%   0%          61.929234% 6/17/13  $0.15    20.933783%               5.003295%    2.477199%   71.585723% 9/16/13  $0.15    22.463380%               0.720245%    0%          76.816375% 12/16/13 $0.15    22.475213%               0.667923%    0%          76.856864% TOTAL    $0.60    20.995578%               6.588073%    0.619300%   71.797049%  7.625% Series A Cumulative Redeemable Preferred - CUSIP 609720206                                                            Unrecap                    Percent Taxable As        Taxable As             Percent Payment  Div. Paid Non-Qualifying Ord.       Long-Term    Sec 1250  Treated As Date     Per Share Income                   Capital Gain Gain      Return of                                                                    Capital                                                             3/15/13  $0.4766   31.510316%                68.489684%   0%        0% 6/17/13  $0.4766   73.770853%                17.543240%   8.685907% 0% 9/16/13  $0.4766   97.405266%                2.594734%    0%        0% 12/16/13 $0.4766   97.511604%                2.488396%    0%        0% TOTAL    $1.9064   75.049515%                22.779007%   2.171478% 0%  7.875% Series B Cumulative Redeemable Preferred – CUSIP 609720305                                                            Unrecap                    Percent Taxable As        Taxable As             Percent Payment  Div. Paid Non-Qualifying Ord.       Long-Term    Sec 1250  Treated As Date     Per Share Income                   Capital Gain Gain      Return of                                                                    Capital                                                             3/15/13  $0.4922   31.510316%                68.489684%   0%        0% 6/17/13  $0.4922   73.770853%                17.543240%   8.685907% 0% 9/16/13  $0.4922   97.405266%                2.594734%    0%        0% 12/16/13 $0.4922   97.511604%                2.488396%    0%        0% TOTAL    $1.9688   75.049505%                22.779019%   2.171476% 0%  Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corporation, founded in 1968 and one of the oldest public equity REITs in the U.S., specializes in net-leased industrial properties subject to long-term leases primarily to investment grade tenants. The Company is a fully integrated and self-managed real estate company, whose property portfolio consists of eighty industrial properties and one shopping center located in twenty-seven states, containing a total of approximately 10.7 million rentable square feet. In addition, the Company owns a portfolio of REIT securities.    SOURCE Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corporation  Website: http://www.mreic.com Contact: Susan M. Jordan, 732-577-9996