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Why Are Some Dividends Qualified And Others Aren't?

Tuesday, August 16, 2011 - 5:52 AM
From USA Today:
Qualified dividends are those that may be subject to the IRS' lower tax rate on dividends. If a dividend is qualified, you may even qualify for the IRS' 0% tax rate.

What is a qualified dividend? There are many rules around this, and you can get the full details from the IRS.

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