FAQs on Form 1099 DIV

What are Qualified Dividends as Related to Form 1099-DIV?

Qualified dividends are dividends paid during the tax year from domestic corporations and qualified foreign corporations. For individuals, estates, and trusts, qualified dividends are taxed at a maximum rate of 15% (generally, the rate is zero for individuals whose other income is taxed at the 10% or 15% rate).

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