Investors And Experts Propose Extending The Tax Cut On Dividends

“Investors love dividends,” and that, experts say, is one reason many Americans are showing deep support for a permanent dividend tax cut. According to results of a spot survey sponsored by Eaton Vance Corporation in March, seven in ten (70 percent) Americans polled agree that the current tax cut established by the 2003 Tax Act should remain. These sentiments closely…

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Investors And Financial Execs Agree Dividends Are On The Rise

In a recent study released by Boston-based investment manager, Eaton Vance, senior finance executives at dividend-paying American corporations agreed that stocks that pay dividends are growing in appeal. The nationwide survey of executives from all major corporate sectors also projected long-term dividend growth. The survey, conducted by Penn, Schoen & Berland Associates, Inc., revealed that 47 percent of finance executives…

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