Washington, D.C. 20549






Certification and Notice of Termination of Registration

under Section 12(g) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

or Suspension of Duty to File Reports Under Sections 13 and 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Commission File Number: 001-33541



Boise Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)



1111 West Jefferson Street, Suite 200

Boise, Idaho 83702-5388

(208) 384-7000

(Address, including zip code, and telephone number, including area code, of registrant’s principal executive offices)

Common Stock, $0.0001 par value

(Title of each class of securities covered by this Form)


(Titles of all other classes of securities for which a duty to file reports under section 13(a) or 15(d) remains)



Please place an X in the box(es) to designate the appropriate rule provision(s) relied upon to terminate or suspend the duty to file reports:


Rule 12g-4(a)(1)   x
Rule 12g-4(a)(2)   ¨
Rule 12h-3(b)(1)(i)   x
Rule 12h-3(b)(1)(ii)   ¨
Rule 15d-6   ¨

Approximate number of holders of record as of the certification or notice date: 1.

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, Boise Inc. has caused this certification/notice to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned duly authorized person.


Date: November 7, 2013     By: BOISE INC.
    By:   /s/ Kent A. Pflederer
    Name: Kent A. Pflederer
    Title: Senior Vice President and Secretary