8-K 1 fund9dissolution8k-may2014.htm 8-K Fund 9 Dissolution 8K - May 2014


UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549

FORM 8-K

CURRENT REPORT
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934


Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
May 1, 2014

Wells Real Estate Fund IX, L.P.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)


Georgia
000-22039
58-2126622
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)


6200 The Corners Parkway, Norcross, Georgia
30092-3365
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
(Zip Code)

Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (770) 449-7800


N/A
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)



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Item 7.01.    Regulation FD Disclosure

On or about May 1, 2014, Wells Real Estate Fund IX, L.P. (the “Registrant”) sent a letter to the financial representatives of the limited partners of the Registrant in which their clients have invested, announcing the final liquidating distribution and anticipated dissolution of the Registrant and advising them of a potential tax benefit for Class B investors with the closing of the Registrant, along with a copy of the investor letter, which will also include the audited statement of changes in net assets in liquidation, liquidation statement, and final distribution. A copy of the letter, which also includes a copy of the investor letter, including the liquidation statement dated May 1, 2014, and the audited statement of changes in net assets in liquidation, are attached as Exhibit 99.1, Exhibit 99.2, and Exhibit 99.3, respectively, to this Current Report on Form 8-K. Pursuant to the rules and regulations of the Securities and Exchange Commission, such exhibits and the information set forth therein are deemed to have been “furnished” and shall not be deemed to be “filed” under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.

Item 9.01.    Financial Statements and Exhibits
Exhibit
Number
Exhibit Title
99.1
Letter to Financial Representatives dated May 1, 2014
99.2
Letter to Investors dated May 1, 2014, including liquidation statement
99.3
Statement of Changes in Net Assets in Liquidation





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SIGNATURE

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this Current Report on Form 8-K to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

 
WELLS REAL ESTATE FUND IX, L.P.
(Registrant)

By:
WELLS PARTNERS, L.P.
General Partner

By:
WELLS CAPITAL, INC.
General Partner

By:
/s/ Randy A. Simmons
Randy A. Simmons
Senior Vice President



Date: May 1, 2014




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EXHIBIT INDEX


Exhibit
Number
Exhibit Title
99.1
Letter to Financial Representatives dated May 1, 2014
99.2
Letter to Investors dated May 1, 2014, including liquidation statement
99.3
Statement of Changes in Net Assets in Liquidation


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