Nuveen Tax-Advantaged Dividend Growth Fund (the Fund) is a closed-end management investment company. The Fund's investment objective is to provide an attractive level of distributions and capital appreciation. The Fund invests in dividend-paying equity securities consisting primarily of common stocks of mid- to large-cap companies that have attractive dividend income and the potential for future dividend growth and capital appreciation and preferred stocks of mid- to large-cap companies. The Fund will invest at least 80% of its Managed Assets in securities that are eligible to pay tax-advantaged dividends. The Fund will write (sell) call options on various equity market indices. The Funds' investment adviser is Nuveen Fund Advisors, Inc. Its sub-advisers are Nuveen Asset Management, LLC, NWQ Investment Management Company, LLC and Santa Barbara Asset Management.