Shell Announce second quarter 2019 Euro and GBP equivalent dividend payments
The Board of Royal Dutch Shell plc (“RDS”) today announced the pounds sterling and euro equivalent dividend payments in respect of the second quarter 2019 interim dividend, which was announced on August 1, 2019 at US$0.47 per A ordinary share (“A Share”) and B ordinary share (“B Share”).
Dividends on A Shares will be paid, by default, in euro at the rate of €0.4252 per A Share. Holders of A Shares who have validly submitted pounds sterling currency elections by September 2, 2019 will be entitled to a dividend of 38.01p per A Share.
Dividends on B Shares will be paid, by default, in pounds sterling at the rate of 38.01p per B Share. Holders of B Shares who have validly submitted euro currency elections by September 2, 2019 will be entitled to a dividend of €0.4252 per B Share.
This dividend will be payable on September 23, 2019 to those members whose names were on the Register of Members on August 16, 2019.
Taxation – cash dividend
Cash dividends on A Shares will be subject to the deduction of Dutch dividend withholding tax at the rate of 15%, which may be reduced in certain circumstances. Non-Dutch resident shareholders, depending on their particular circumstances, may be entitled to a full or partial refund of Dutch dividend withholding tax.
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