SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): December 4, 2012
Intrepid Potash, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
707 17th Street, Suite 4200
Denver, Colorado 80202
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
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Item 8.01 Other Events
On December 4, 2012, Intrepid Potash, Inc. issued a press release announcing that its Board of Directors has declared a special cash dividend on its common stock of $0.75 per share. The dividend is payable on December 27, 2012, to all stockholders of record at the close of business on December 17, 2012. A copy of this press release is filed as Exhibit 99.1 to this report.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
Press Release of Intrepid Potash, Inc. dated December 4, 2012.
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.
INTREPID POTASH, INC.
Dated: December 4, 2012
/s/ Martin D. Litt
Martin D. Litt
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Press Release of Intrepid Potash, Inc. dated December 4, 2012