PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(NYSE: EQM) – EQT Midstream Partners, LP, an EQT Corporation company, today announced the declaration of a quarterly cash distribution of $0.55 per unit for the third quarter of 2014. The distribution represents a 6% increase over the distribution for the second quarter of 2014, and a 28% increase over the distribution for the third quarter of 2013. The distribution will be paid on November 14, 2014 to all unitholders of record at the close of business on November 4, 2014.
About EQT Midstream Partners:
EQT Midstream Partners, LP is a growth-oriented limited partnership formed by EQT Corporation to own, operate, acquire, and develop midstream assets in the Appalachian Basin. The Partnership provides midstream services to EQT Corporation and third-party companies through its strategically located transmission, storage, and gathering systems that service the Marcellus and Utica regions. The Partnership owns 700 miles and operates an additional 200 miles of FERC-regulated interstate pipelines; and also owns more than 1,600 miles of high- and low-pressure gathering lines.
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This release serves as qualified notice to nominees under Treasury Regulation Sections 1.1446-4(b)(4) and (d). Please note that 100% of the EQT Midstream Partners, LP’s (Partnership’s) distributions to foreign investors are attributable to income that is effectively connected with a United States trade or business. Accordingly, all of the Partnership’s distributions to foreign investors are subject to federal income tax withholding at the highest effective tax rate for individuals or corporations, as applicable. Nominees, and not the Partnership, are treated as the withholding agents responsible for withholding on the distributions received by them on behalf of foreign investors.