May 05, Dividend tax cut dead? Grassley to present package excluding dividend tax cut; Senate finance panel to discuss it Thursday.
May 5, PM EDT. Feb 03, Editorials February 3, issue. Dividend Tax Cut. The Editors February 03, Ironically, although the Bush dividend tax cut is.
Jun 04, But the final tax-cut bill the president signed into law at the end of May was far more modest, merely reducing the dividend tax to 15%, from a.
ofafter the tax cut was signed into law. Dividends surged again by approximately 2 billion in the ﬁrst two quarters ofjust after Bush was reelected. Hence, the dividend tax cut appears to have induced a fairly long-term shift in policy, as opposed to a one-time surge in distributions.
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(JEL C72, C78, C91) The Jobs and Growth Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of reduced the top fed-eral tax rate on individual dividend income in the United States from percent to 15 percent.
The president projected that the tax cut would provide “near-term sup. I Introduction The Jobs and Growth Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of reduced the top federal tax rate on individual dividend income in the United States from % to 15%.
President George W. Bush argued that the tax cut would provide °near-term support to investment±and °capital to build factories, to buy equipment, hire more people.± 1 The underlying rationale nds support in. This paper use the large tax cut on individual dividend income enacted in to analyze the eﬀects of dividend taxation on corporate behavior. Using data spanning to Q2, we document a sharp and widespread surge in dividend payments following the tax cut, along several dimensions.
First, an unprecedented number of ﬁrms initiated. Apr 18, So don’t count on an across-the-board extension of the dividend-tax deduction that Bush signed into law inslashing the top tax rate to.