The relationships between corporate tax and internal factors with dividend pay-out policy: evidence from food manufacturing industry in Malaysia / Nurul Shahira Mazlan

Mazlan, Nurul Shahira (2017) The relationships between corporate tax and internal factors with dividend pay-out policy: evidence from food manufacturing industry in Malaysia / Nurul Shahira Mazlan. [Student Project] (Unpublished)

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Abstract

This study employs the role of corporate taxation and internal factors on dividend pay-out policy of the highest dividend distribution by the public listed company of food manufacturing industry in Malaysia. Earning after tax is divided into two proportions which is retained earnings and dividend pay-out ratio. It is an important decision for the company whether to distribute more on reinvestment for the company or concern about the shareholders by given the high dividend pay-out. By integrating the corporate tax and internal factors with the dividend distribution to the shareholders, this relation may reflect preferences of the firms to the interests of paid a high dividend to their shareholders. The sample of this study is taken from the food manufacturing industry of Malaysia and chooses five public listed companies in main market of Bursa Malaysia. The data was collected for the period of 10 years from the year 2007-2016. This study used panel data approach to analyse the relationship between corporate tax and internal factors with dividend pay-out policy. E-views were used in this study to test the significant of the relationship between independent variables and dependent variable. The results show that profitability, leverage and size of firm have significant relationship with dividend pay-out policy whereas corporate tax and liquidity did not have significant relationship with dividend pay-out policy.

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Item Type: Student Project
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Mazlan, Nurul Shahira
2014222818
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Mohmad Hassan, Nadia Nurul Najwa
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Rahim, Kamal Fahrulrazy
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Subjects: H Social Sciences > HG Finance > Financial management. Business finance. Corporation finance > Dividends. Stock dividends. Dividend reinvestment
H Social Sciences > HJ Public Finance > Revenue. Taxation. Internal revenue
Divisions: Universiti Teknologi MARA, Johor > Segamat Campus > Faculty of Business and Management
Programme: Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) Finance
Item ID: 43138
Uncontrolled Keywords: Taxation, Dividend, UiTM Cawangan Segamat
URI: https://ir.uitm.edu.my/id/eprint/43138

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