Cost Basis and Tax information

How are Realty Income dividends taxed?

  • They are substantially taxed as ordinary income, and your tax bracket determines the amount of taxes you will pay
  • Click here for prior year dividend tax treatment
  • Consult a tax specialist for more specific information

What is my cost basis for tax purposes if I converted my shares when Realty Income went public in 1994?

The initial cost basis is $10 per share