A Business Development Company ("BDC") is a form of unregistered closed-end
investment ... BDCs are usually taxed as regulated investment companies (RIC)
under the Internal Revenue Code. L...
Apr 26, 2012 ... Like real estate investment trusts (REITs), BDCs are not taxed at the ... higher
income tax rate rather than at the 15% rate for qualified dividends.
Dec 4, 2012 ... So, in a nutshell: no corporate taxes and distributions mandated by regulations,
leading to historically higher yields than traditional dividend ...
Mar 20, 2013 ... On the downside, because they don't pay corporate taxes, dividends paid by
BDCs are not subject to the 15/20% maximum tax rate. Instead ...
Jan 30, 2014 ... Business Development Companies (BDCs) are publicly traded ... Oftentimes, a
BDC will increase its dividend when market interest rates have ...
Feb 1, 2014 ... Business development companies avoid taxes, but you can't! Here's how three
BDC dividends were taxed in 2013.
Because of the requirement that the BDC must pay out 90% of their taxable
earnings each year these companies generally pay a sizable dividend (either ...
Since 2003 certain dividends have been subject to the same tax rate as long term
capital gains instead of being taxed as ordinary income. Remember that just ...
Aug 5, 2015 ... (You wouldn't pay taxes on monies withdrawn from a Roth IRA, but my ... The
taxability of BDC dividends will vary from company to company, ...
BDCs are closed-end investment companies; however,. BDCs are exempt ... Act
to distribute a minimum of 90% of their taxable earnings .... Also, no dividends.