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UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 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): January 23, 2013
TESORO LOGISTICS LP
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

Delaware
 
 1-35143

 
27-4151603

(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
 
(Commission File Number)
 
(IRS Employer Identification No.)

19100 Ridgewood Pkwy
San Antonio, Texas
 
78259-1828
(Address of principal executive offices)
 
(Zip Code)

(210) 626-6000
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)

Not Applicable
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 7.01
 
Regulation FD Disclosure.


On January 23, 2013, Tesoro Logistics LP (the “Partnership”) issued a press release (the "Press Release") announcing the declaration of its quarterly distribution. A copy of the Partnership's Press Release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated herein in its entirety.

In accordance with Treasury Regulation 1.1446-4(d), a qualified notice was issued to the New York Stock Exchange indicating that this distribution represents income effectively connected with a U.S. business (ECI) and that all nominees are responsible for withholding 35% of the fiscal 2012 fourth quarter distribution to foreign investors (nonresident aliens, foreign corporations, foreign trusts and foreign estates) as required under Section 1446 of the Internal Revenue Code.

The information above is being furnished, not filed, pursuant to Item 7.01 of Form 8-K.  Accordingly, the information in Item 7.01 of this Current Report, including the Press Release, will not be incorporated by reference into any registration statement filed by the Partnership under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, unless specifically identified therein as being incorporated by reference.
Item 9.01
 
Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(d) Exhibits.
99.1
 
Press release of the Partnership issued on January 23, 2013, announcing the declaration of its quarterly distribution.





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SIGNATURES

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.

Date: January 23, 2013
 
TESORO LOGISTICS LP
 


 
By:
Tesoro Logistics GP, LLC
 
 
Its general partner
 
 
 
 
By:
/s/ G. SCOTT SPENDLOVE
 
 
G. Scott Spendlove
 
 
Vice President and Chief Financial Officer



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Index to Exhibits

Exhibit
Number
 
Description of the Exhibit
 
 
 
99.1
 
Press release of the Partnership issued on January 23, 2013, announcing the declaration of its quarterly distribution.






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