SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (date of earliest event reported): March 28, 2012
Home BancShares, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
719 Harkrider, Suite 100,
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (501) 328-4770
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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|Item 8.01||Other Events.|
On February 27, 2012, the Board of Directors of Home BancShares, Inc. (the Company) met and approved the Amended and Restated 2006 Stock Option and Performance Incentive Plan (the Plan). The Plan was referred to the shareholders for their approval in the current proxy solicited for the Annual Meeting to be held on April 19, 2012. On March 28, 2012, the Board of Directors of the Company met and approved an amendment to the Plan, eliminating the Tax Offset Payments provision of the Plan. Once the proposal approving the Plan is adopted by the shareholders at the Annual Meeting, the amendment removing the Tax Offset Payments provision shall take effect.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|10.1||Amended and Restated 2006 Stock Option and Performance Incentive Plan|
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.
Chief Financial Officer