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What Will Happen to the Dividend Tax Cut?

Though the Bush dividend tax cut is set to expire, there's a very good chance that dividends and capital gains will continue to be taxed at the same rates, says DividendInvestor editor Josh Peters.

Jeremy Glaser: For Morningstar.com, I'm Jeremy Glaser. With the Bush tax cuts scheduled to expire at the end of 2010, many investors are wondering if dividend tax rates are going to go way up after they were cut in 2003. Here to discuss the different possibilities is the editor of Morningstar DividendInvestor, Josh Peters. Josh, thanks for talking with me today.

Josh Peters: Yeah, I just wish it was a happier topic.

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