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Exhibit 12

BEAM INC. AND SUBSIDIARIES

STATEMENT RE COMPUTATION OF RATIO OF EARNINGS TO FIXED CHARGES

(Dollar amounts in millions)

 

     Three Months Ended
March 31, 2013
 

Earnings Available:

  

Income from continuing operations before income taxes

   $ 154.0   

Add: Total Fixed Charges

     27.9   

Less: Income of equity investees included above

     1.2   
  

 

 

 

Total Earnings Available

   $ 180.7   
  

 

 

 

Fixed Charges:

  

Interest expense and amortization of debt discount and expenses

   $ 26.4   

Portion of rentals representative of an interest factor

     1.5   
  

 

 

 

Total Fixed Charges

   $ 27.9   
  

 

 

 

Ratio of Earnings to Fixed Charges

     6.48