Sabra Health Care REIT, Inc. Announces Tax Treatment of 2014 Distributions

IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 26, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sabra Health Care REIT, Inc. (Nasdaq:SBRA) (Nasdaq:SBRAP) announced today the tax treatment for its 2014 distributions. The following table summarizes, for income tax purposes, the nature of cash distributions paid to common and preferred stockholders during the calendar year ended December 31, 2014:

Common Stock (CUSIP # 78573L106)

Ordinary Dividends
Record
Date
Payable
Date
Distribution
Per Share
Total Non-
Qualified
Long-Term
Capital
Gain
Qualified Non-
Dividend
Distributions
Section
1250 Gain
Recapture
2/14/2014 2/28/2014 $ 0.3600000 $ 0.1444688 $ 0.1241139 $ 0.0203549 $ -- $ 0.2155312 $ 0.0078721
5/15/2014 5/30/2014 0.3800000 0.1524949 0.1310092 0.0214857 -- 0.2275051 0.0083094
8/15/2014 8/29/2014 0.3800000 0.1524949 0.1310092 0.0214857 -- 0.2275051 0.0083094
11/14/2014 11/26/2014 0.3900000 0.1565080 0.1344568 0.0220512 -- 0.2334920 0.0085281
$ 1.5100000 $ 0.6059666 $ 0.5205891 $ 0.0853775 $-- $ 0.9040334 $ 0.0330190

Preferred Stock (CUSIP # 78573L205)

Ordinary Dividends
Record
Date
Payable
Date
Distribution
Per Share
Total Non-
Qualified
Long-Term
Capital
Gain
Qualified Non-
Dividend
Distributions
Section
1250 Gain
Recapture
2/14/2014 2/28/2014 $ 0.4453125 $ 0.4453125 $ 0.3825703 $ 0.0627422 $ -- $ -- $ 0.0242651
5/15/2014 5/30/2014 0.4453125 0.4453125 0.3825703 0.0627422 -- -- 0.0242651
8/15/2014 8/29/2014 0.4453125 0.4453125 0.3825703 0.0627422 -- -- 0.0242651
11/14/2014 11/26/2014 0.4453125 0.4453125 0.3825703 0.0627422 -- -- 0.0242651
$ 1.7812500 $ 1.7812500 $ 1.5302812 $ 0.2509688 $ -- $ -- $ 0.0970604

ABOUT SABRA

Sabra Health Care REIT, Inc. (Nasdaq:SBRA), a Maryland corporation, operates as a self-administered, self-managed real estate investment trust (a "REIT") that, through its subsidiaries, owns and invests in real estate serving the healthcare industry.

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