2020 Notice to Vector Group Ltd. Stockholders

Vector Group Ltd. anticipates its 2020 cash distributions were taxable dividends

Vector Group Ltd. (NYSE: VGR) anticipates all of its distributions paid in 2020 on its common stock were taxable dividends. Thus, Vector anticipates there were no nontaxable returns of capital in 2020.

These distributions consisted of four quarterly cash distributions paid in 2020.

If there is any change in the anticipation, Vector Group Ltd. will immediately advise stockholders through its stock transfer agent as well as on the Company’s website at https://vectorgroupltd.com/2020-notice-to-vector-group-ltd-stockholders/.

Stockholders should secure their own tax advice regarding the status of cash and property distributions under applicable federal, state and local tax laws.