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What is the effect on the accounting equation when cash dividends are declared? What is the effect on the accounting equation when cash dividends are paid?

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Cash dividends: The amount of cash provided by a corporation out of its distributable profits to its shareholders as a return for the amount invested by them is referred as cash dividends.

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