There are various tax incentives to encourage companies to consider an ESOP. This Brief discusses an employer’s ability to use tax deductible funds to service ESOP debt and the advantages of deductible cash dividends.
The ESOP Association
ESOP Association Resources
ESOP Brief, Dividends, 404(k), Resource
ESOP Brief, Tax Benefits, 1042, Dividends, Resource
A guide to the tax advantages of ESOPs for business planning including both C Corporation and S Corporation tax advantages.
ESOP Brief, Tax Benefits, 1042, Dividends, Why Sell to an ESOP, Resource
A summary of the mechanics and rules of the tax-free 1042 rollover and related matters.