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Chesapeake Lodging Trust Announces 2018 Dividend Income Tax Treatment

January 23, 2019

ARLINGTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 23, 2019--Chesapeake Lodging Trust (NYSE:CHSP) (the “Trust”) announced today the estimated income tax classification of the Trust’s 2018 distributions on its common shares (CUSIP #165240102). The income tax classification of the 2018 distributions as it is expected to be reported on Form 1099-DIV is set forth in the following tables:

This release is based on the preliminary results of work on the Trust’s tax filings and is subject to correction or adjustment when the filings are completed. The Trust is releasing information at this time to aid those required to distribute Forms 1099 on the Trust’s distributions. No material change in these classifications is expected. Shareholders are encouraged to consult with their own tax advisors as to the specific tax treatment to them of the Trust’s distributions.

ABOUT CHESAPEAKE LODGING TRUST

Chesapeake Lodging Trust is a self-advised lodging real estate investment trust (REIT) focused on investments primarily in upper-upscale hotels in major business and convention markets and, on a selective basis, premium select-service hotels in urban settings or unique locations in the United States. The Trust owns 20 hotels with an aggregate of 6,279 rooms in eight states and the District of Columbia. Additional information can be found on the Trust’s website at www.chesapeakelodgingtrust.com.

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Douglas W. Vicari, (571) 349-9452

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA NEW YORK VIRGINIA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TRAVEL LODGING REIT CONSTRUCTION & PROPERTY COMMERCIAL BUILDING & REAL ESTATE

SOURCE: Chesapeake Lodging Trust

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