Series 7 - General Securities Representative Exam
William is in the 37% tax bracket. Which of the following bonds will provide William with the highest after tax yield?
6 % GO bondA
8% Corporate BondC
8% Collateral Trust BondD
GO bonds are not federally taxable. Using the tax-equivalent yield TEY equation, we can see that the GO muni bond will have the highest yield. muni yield / 100% - tax bracket (37%) = 9.52%