Share of people in favor of abolishing dividend tax in the Netherlands 2017-2018
Between November 2017 and August 2018, the share of respondents in favor of abolishing dividend tax in the Netherlands continuously declined. Participants supporting the government plans to abolish taxation of dividend were never more than one-quarter of the total. In August 2018, only 15 percent of the respondents said to be in favor of abolishing dividend tax. As of May 2018, the corporate dividend tax rate in the Netherlands reached 15 percent.