Waddell & Reed

Tax Information Mailing Schedule

Below is a list of the 2012 tax information you may receive and the required mail dates. The tax forms will be mailed on or before the dates listed below; please allow at least five business days for the information to arrive.

Required Mail
Form Definition
February 15th Form 1099-DIV Reports taxable dividends and capital gains.
Form 1099-INT Important change for mutual fund clients: Beginning with the 2012 tax year, you'll no longer receive Form 1099-INT. Interest dividends (including specified private activity bond interest) from tax-exempt bond funds will be reported on Form 1099-DIV.
Form 1099-B Reports proceeds from the sale of shares by either redemption or exchange from a fund other than a money market or an IRA.
January 31st Form 1099-R Reports distributions from IRA's or Qualified Plans.
Form 1099-Q Reports distributions from qualified educations programs, including Coverdell Education Savings accounts and state tuition programs.
End of February Form 1099-DIV & Form 1099-B The Ivy Real Estate Securities Fund will not mail 2012 tax form statements (1099-DIV and 1099-B) until February 2013. Ivy Real Estate Securities Fund invests predominately in real estate investment trusts (REITS), as defined under Internal Revenue Code Section 856. Although Ivy Real Estate Securities Fund will identify the total amount of distributions received from the REITs during tax year 2012, the Fund cannot identify the tax character of these distributions until at least January 31, 2013, when the form 1099 information is received from the REITs in which the Fund is invested.

Please note that, in order to address the special nature of this Fund, Ivy Real Estate Securities Fund obtains an extension of the standard date from the Internal Revenue Service each year.
March 15th Form 1042S Reports taxable dividends and income tax withheld on accounts owned by nonresident aliens.
April 30th Form 5498-ESA Reports contributions and rollovers to Coverdell Education Savings Accounts.
May 31st Form 5498 Reports contributions and rollovers to IRA's, Roth IRA's, SEP accounts and SIMPLE accounts.

If you have any questions or you do not receive the appropriate tax forms, please contact a client service representative at 1-888-WADDELL (1-888-923-3355) Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. CST.

The tax information in this section of the website is for informational purposes only. It is not intended, and should not be construed, as a recommendation, or legal, tax, or investment advice. You should consult your tax advisor to answer questions about your specific situation or needs.

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