Payout taxes and the allocation of investment

by Bo Becker

Publisher: National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA

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StatementBo Becker, Marcus Jacob, Martin Jacob
SeriesNBER working paper series -- working paper 17481, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research : Online) -- working paper no. 17481.
ContributionsJacob, Marcus, Jacob, Martin, National Bureau of Economic Research
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Second, the impact on investment allocation makes payout taxes an important policy tool. If firms have different investment opportunities, our results mean that tax rates change the type of investments being made. Tax policy offers a tool for affecting the access to investment resources by Cited by: Payout Taxes and the Allocation of Investment Put differently, payout taxes favor investment financed by retained earnings over investment financed by equity issues.

This can matter for the productivity and nature of investment if a) debt finance is an imperfect substitute for equity (in other words, if the Miller. Payout Taxes and the Allocation of Investment Article in Journal of Financial Economics (1) January with 99 Reads How we measure 'reads'.

Get this from a library. Payout taxes and the allocation of investment. [Bo Becker; Marcus Jacob; Martin Jacob; National Bureau of Economic Research.] -- When corporate payout is taxed, internal equity (retained earnings) is cheaper than external equity (share issues).

High taxes will favor firms who can finance internally. If there are no perfect. In Payout Taxes and the Allocation of Investment (NBER Working Paper No. ), authors Bo Becker, Marcus Jacob, and Martin Jacob use an international dividend and capital gains tax dataset covering 25 countries during to assess this "lock-in effect".

Their data include 15 substantial tax reforms and 67 discrete changes in dividend. Payout taxes have a large impact on the dynamics of corporate investment and growth. Investment is “locked in” in profitable firms when payout is heavily taxed.

Thus, apart from any level effects, payout taxes change the allocation of capital. Payout Taxes and the Allocation of Investment Bo Becker, Marcus Jacob, Martin Jacob. NBER Working Paper No. Issued in October NBER Program(s):Corporate Finance Program When corporate payout is taxed, internal equity (retained earnings) is cheaper than external equity (share issues).

The corporate payout that shareholders periodically receive--dividends or repurchases of shares--is subject to taxation in many countries.

This paper by Bo Becker and colleagues discusses whether these taxes have a direct effect on investor behavior, and to what extent. Summers and ), little is known about the effects of such taxes on the allocation of investment across firms. Yet, the theoretical prediction is very clear: payout taxes favor investment financed by retained earnings over investment financed by equity issues.2 This can matter for the productivity and.

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Payout taxes have a large impact on the dynamics of corporate investment and growth. Investment is “locked in” in profitable firms when payout is heavily taxed. Thus, apart from any aggregate effects, payout taxes change the allocation of capital.

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Avner Kalay, Michael Lemmon, in Handbook of Empirical Corporate Finance, 1 Introduction. Payout policy refers to the ways in which firms return capital to their equity investors. Payouts to equity investors take the form of either dividends or share repurchases.

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