Research Report 17 Percent of Families Have Stock Dividends
Leonard E. Burman, David L. Gunter
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President Bush has proposed to eliminate individual income tax on most stock dividends and both houses of Congress have passed bills that would reduce or eliminate taxes on dividends, at least temporarily. This column looks at who has stock dividends and how dividend income is distributed.
Research Areas Economic mobility and inequality Taxes and budgets
Tags Individual taxes Federal budget and economy Income and wealth distribution