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Marmot Corporation pays a dividend of $100,000 in the current year. Otter Corporation, owns 15% of Marmot's stock.

Gerald, an individual taxpayer in the 24% marginal bracket, also owns 15% of Marmot's stock.

Compare and contrast the treatment of the dividend by Otter Corporation and Gerald.


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Discussion Question 17-11 (LO. 2)
Marmot Corporation pays a dividend of $100,000 in the current year. Otter Corporation, owns 15% of Marmot's stock. Gerald, an individual
taxpayer in the 24% marginal bracket, also owns 15% of Marmot's stock.
Compare and contrast the treatment of the dividend by Otter Corporation and Gerald.
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a. Otter Corporation will be allowed a
equal to
% of the dividends it received. It will pay tax of
% on
of the dividends.
b. Gerald must include in income
. He will pay tax at the
% rate.

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