SECURITY AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of The
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported): March 10, 2005
THE TJX COMPANIES, INC.
|(State or other jurisdiction
770 Cochituate Road, Framingham, MA 01701
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
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(Former name or former address,
if changed since last report)
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|ITEM 1.01. ENTRY INTO A MATERIAL DEFINITIVE AGREEMENT.|
|ITEM 9.01. FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS|
|EX-10.1 Amendment #5 to 364 Day Revolving Credit Agreement|
ITEM 1.01. ENTRY INTO A MATERIAL DEFINITIVE AGREEMENT.
On March 10, 2005 The TJX Companies, Inc. amended the 364-Day Revolving Credit Agreement dated as of March 26, 2002, as amended, among The TJX Companies, Inc., as borrower, the financial institutions party thereto, as lenders, The Bank of New York, as administrative agent, JPMorgan Chase Bank and Bank of America, N.A., as syndication agents, and Key Bank and Union Bank of California, as documentation agents. Pursuant to the amendment, effective as of March 17, 2005, the Revolving Loan Termination Date is extended from March 17, 2005 to July 15, 2005.
ITEM 9.01. FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS
|(c)||The following exhibit is filed herewith:|
|Amendment No. 5 to 364-Day Revolving Credit Agreement dated March 10, 2005.|
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.
|THE TJX COMPANIES, INC.
|/s/ Jeffrey G. Naylor|
|Jeffrey G. Naylor|
|Senior Executive Vice President and
Chief Financial Officer
Dated: March 15, 2005