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Are investors taxed on dividends?

Yes – dividends are taxed as income, because they are money that you are making off of the money you have invested. If you received dividends of $10 or greater, you will have tax forms.

If you have any questions regarding taxes within your Stash account, please reach out to a tax professional.


DISCLOSURES

This information is subject to change and should not be considered legal or tax advice. Stash does not provide legal or tax advice. If you have questions regarding your personal circumstances, you should consult a tax or legal professional.

Remember, not all stocks pay out dividends. And there’s no guarantee any stock will pay dividends in a quarter or year. Dividends may be subject to additional taxes, and are considered taxable income. Please refer to the IRS for additional information.

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