Which Statement Best Describes the Concept of the Double Taxation

Question 28
Multiple Choice

Which statement best describes the concept of the double taxation of corporate income? A)Corporate income is subject to two levels of taxation: the regular tax and the alternative minimum tax. B)Corporate income is taxed twice at the corporate level: first when earned and then a second time if appreciated property is distributed to a shareholder. C)Corporate income is taxed when earned by a C corporation and then a second time at the shareholder level when distributed as a dividend. D)Corporate income is subject to two levels of taxation: at the federal level and a second time at the state level.