What is the tax on stock dividends?

Answer Stock dividends are merely extra shares of the stock from the company stock that you already own. The amount of shares you receive depends on how many shares you already own.Dividend TaxStock divid... Read More »

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How to Pay Taxes on Inherited Stock Dividends When the Stock Is Still in the Deceased's Name?

An estate is a separate legal entity that begins upon the death of an individual. Income received from property of the decedent belongs to the estate until that property is transferred to beneficia... Read More »

The Difference Between Stock Splits & Stock Dividends?

Dividends and splits are two very important concepts that stock investors must understand to be successful. Dividends add to the total return that an investor earns while holding a stock. Splits, a... Read More »

Does AT&T pay stock dividends?

As of 2010, AT&T pays a dividend on its stock, according to its website. For May 2010, AT&T paid out a dividend of 42 cents per share. Normally, AT&T sends dividend checks by mail at the beginning ... Read More »

How are stock dividends paid?

Stock dividends are a type of return earned by investors in a corporation. Not all corporations pay dividends--sometimes it is more beneficial to the corporation, and therefore the shareholder, to ... Read More »