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INLAND AMERICAN REAL ESTATE TRUST, INC. FILES (8-K) Disclosing Other Events

January 27, 2014

Item 8.01 Other Events For the year ended December 31, 2013 , Inland American Real Estate Trust, Inc. (the "Company") paid distributions of approximately $449 million . For income tax purposes only, approximately 100% of the distributions paid in 2013 will be treated as ordinary dividends. The Company disposed of a large number of properties in 2013 and was required to recapture the gains as ordinary income due to ordinary losses recognized on prior year disposals. This resulted in 100% of the shareholder distributions to be treated as ordinary dividends. The following table denotes the allocation of the monthly distributions paid in 2013 for income tax purposes only. All amounts are stated in dollars per share. The December 2013 distribution, with a record date of December 31, 2013 and payment date of January 13, 2014 , is taxable in 2014, and not reflected in the 2014 tax allocation. Stockholders are advised to consult with their tax advisors about the specific tax treatment of distributions paid by the Company in 2013. Capital Distribution Total Ordinary Gains Non-Dividend Record Date Payable Date Distributions Dividend Dividend Distributions Total ($) 12/31/2012 1/11/2013 0.04166667 0.04166667 - - 0.04166667 1/31/2013 2/12/2013 0.04166667 0.04166667 - - 0.04166667 2/28/2013 3/12/2013 0.04166667 0.04166667 - - 0.04166667 3/29/2013 4/12/2013 0.04166667 0.04166667 - - 0.04166667 4/30/2013 5/13/2013 0.04166667 0.04166667 - - 0.04166667 5/31/2013 6/12/2013 0.04166667 0.04166667 - - 0.04166667 6/28/2013 7/12/2013 0.04166667 0.04166667 - - 0.04166667 7/31/2013 8/12/2013 0.04166667 0.04166667 - - 0.04166667 8/30/2013 9/12/2013 0.04166667 0.04166667 - - 0.04166667 9/30/2013 10/11/2013 0.04166667 0.04166667 - - 0.04166667 10/31/2013 11/12/2013 0.04166667 0.04166667 - - 0.04166667 11/27/2013 12/12/2013 0.04166667 0.04166667 - - 0.04166667 0.50000000 0.50000000 - - 0.50000000 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- --------------------------------------------------------------------------------


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