TITLE

DIVIDEND TAX CUT BENEFITS ONLY A FEW

AUTHOR(S)
Maggs, John
PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
National Journal;2/28/2004, Vol. 36 Issue 9, p650
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the effect of the dividend tax cut signed by U.S. President George W. Bush in 2003. Original purpose of the tax cut primarily set by Bush to benefit stockholders; Flaws in the tax cut, according to research by accounting professor Jana Smith Raedy and her colleagues; Evidence in the study suggesting that payouts by 17 closely held companies went to company insiders.
ACCESSION #
12538493

 

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