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Item 8.01 Other Events.
QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (the “Company”) is filing as Exhibit 99.1 (which is incorporated by reference herein) a description of the material U.S. federal income tax considerations relating to the Company’s qualification and taxation as a real estate investment trust, or REIT, and the ownership and disposition of the Company’s common stock, preferred stock, depositary shares, warrants and rights. The description contained in Exhibit 99.1 to this Form 8-K replaces and supersedes prior descriptions of the U.S. federal income tax treatment of the Company and its securityholders to the extent that they are inconsistent with the description contained in this Form 8-K.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|99.1||Material U.S. Federal Income Tax Considerations|
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Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|QTS Realty Trust, Inc.|
|March 3, 2021||By:||/s/ Matt N. Thomson|
|Matt N. Thomson|
|Secretary and General Counsel|