2009 Corporate Dividends Received Deduction Mutual fund dividends derived from certain domestic corporations may be eligible for the dividends received deduction (DRD) for corporations. A portion of the ordinary income dividend paid by the Janus funds in 2009 may qualify for this deduction. The table below provides the portion of the ordinary income dividend attributable to such domestic corporations for each of the Janus funds for 2009. Please consult your tax adviser if you have questions about how or if you should report this information.
Class J Shares Fund
Janus Smart Portfolio – Growth** Janus Smart Portfolio – Moderate** Janus Smart Portfolio – Conservative** Janus Fund† Janus Enterprise Fund† Janus Orion Fund† Janus Research Fund** Janus Triton Fund† Janus Twenty Fund*† Janus Venture Fund*† Janus Global Life Sciences Fund** Janus Global Technology Fund** Janus Balanced Fund† Janus Contrarian Fund† Janus Research Core Fund† Janus Growth & Income Fund† INTECH Risk-Managed Core Fund† Perkins Mid Cap Value Fund‡ Perkins Small Cap Value Fund‡ Janus Global Opportunities Fund** Janus Global Research Fund** Janus Overseas Fund† Janus Worldwide Fund† Janus Flexible Bond Fund† Janus High-Yield Fund† Janus Short-Term Bond Fund**
Corporate DRD Percentage
30% 15% 9% 100% 0% 100% 100% 100% 0% 0% 100% 0% 34% 100% 97% 91% 100% 100% 100% 28% 100% 7% 36% 0% 0% 0%
* Closed to new investors. † Effective 7/6/09, the Fund renamed its existing share class “Class J Shares.” ‡ Effective 7/6/09, the Fund changed the name of its Investor Shares Class to “Class J Shares.” ** Effective 7/6/09, the Funds/Portfolios renamed their existing class of shares “Class J Shares” and commenced offering Class A shares, Class C Shares, Class I Shares and Class S shares. Funds distributed by Janus Distributors LLC 151 Detroit St. Denver, CO 80206 (10/09)