John R. Robinson

Texas A&M University

Professor

mail stop 4353

Mays School of Business

college state, TX 77843-4353

United States

Texas A&M University - Department of Accounting

430 Wehner

College Station, TX 77843-4353

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

31

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Scholarly Papers (31)

1.

Tax Planning and Financial Expertise in the Audit Committee

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 14 Sep 2012
John R. Robinson, John R. Robinson, Yanfeng Xue and May H. Zhang
Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University, George Washington University - Department of Accountancy and Fordham University - Graduate School of Business Administration
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tax planning, financial expertise, audit committee, accounting expertise

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The Effects of Goodwill Tax Deductions on the Market for Corporate Acquisitions

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 28 Sep 1999
Benjamin C. Ayers, Craig E. Lefanowicz, John R. Robinson and John R. Robinson
University of Georgia, University of Virginia - McIntire School of Commerce and Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University
Downloads 1,017 (27,808)
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Does Inside Debt Moderate Corporate Tax Avoidance?

National Tax Journal
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 17 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2020
Thomas R. Kubick, G. Brandon Lockhart, John R. Robinson and John R. Robinson
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Clemson University - Department of Finance and Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University
Downloads 402 (92,676)
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Tax risk, tax avoidance, inside debt, executive compensation, CFO incentives

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Capitalization of Shareholder Taxes in Stock Prices: Evidence from the Revenue Reconciliation Act of 1993

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 01 Dec 2000
Benjamin C. Ayers, C. Bryan Cloyd, John R. Robinson and John R. Robinson
University of Georgia, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Accounting and Information Systems and Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University
Downloads 401 (92,950)
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Tax capitalization, dividend taxes, dividends

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Regulation FD: A Review and Synthesis of the Academic Literature

Accounting Horizons, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 19 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2013
Adam S. Koch, Craig E. Lefanowicz, John R. Robinson and John R. Robinson
University of Virginia - McIntire School of Commerce, University of Virginia - McIntire School of Commerce and Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University
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Regulation Fair Disclosure (Reg FD), Financial Analysts, Earnings Guidance, Capital Markets

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Mandated Compensation Disclosures and CEO Pay

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 27 Jul 2009
John R. Robinson, John R. Robinson, Yong Yu and Yanfeng Xue
Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University, University of Texas at Austin and George Washington University - Department of Accountancy
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executive compensation, mandatory disclosures, noncompliance

Determinants of Disclosure Noncompliance and the Effect of the SEC Review: Evidence from the 2006 Mandated Compensation Disclosure Regulations

Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Posted: 01 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2011
John R. Robinson, John R. Robinson, Yanfeng Xue and Yong Yu
Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University, George Washington University - Department of Accountancy and University of Texas at Austin

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Executive compensation, mandatory disclosures, noncompliance.

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Does Ownership Structure Affect Corporations' Responses to Lower Dividend Tax Rates? An Analysis of Public and Private Banks

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 30 May 2005
C. Bryan Cloyd, John R. Robinson, John R. Robinson and Connie D. Weaver
Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Accounting and Information Systems, Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University and Texas A&M University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 369 (102,249)

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Dividend policy, dividend taxes, Closely-held corporations, Bank holding companies

The Influence of Income Taxes on the Use of Inside and Outside Debt by Small Businesses

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 25 Apr 2000
Benjamin C. Ayers, C. Bryan Cloyd, John R. Robinson and John R. Robinson
University of Georgia, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Accounting and Information Systems and Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University
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The Influence of Income Taxes on the Use of Inside and Outside Debt by Small Businesses

Posted: 24 May 2001
Benjamin C. Ayers, C. Bryan Cloyd, John R. Robinson and John R. Robinson
University of Georgia, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Accounting and Information Systems and Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University

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Distilling the Reserve for Uncertain Tax Positions: The Revealing Case of Black Liquor

2011 American Accounting Association Annual Meeting - Tax Concurrent Sessions
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 05 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2013
Lisa De Simone, John R. Robinson, John R. Robinson and Bridget Stomberg
University of Texas at Austin, Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business
Downloads 185 (204,893)
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Uncertain tax positions, FIN 48, tax avoidance

Distilling the Reserve for Uncertain Tax Positions: The Revealing Case of Black Liquor

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 31 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2013
John R. Robinson, John R. Robinson, Bridget Stomberg and Lisa De Simone
Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business and University of Texas at Austin
Downloads 138 (262,510)
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Effective Tax Rate, Uncertain Tax Positions, Tax Avoidance

Distilling the Reserve for Uncertain Tax Positions: The Revealing Case of Black Liquor

2011 American Taxation Association Midyear Meeting Paper: Research-in-Process Session
Posted: 11 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2020
Lisa De Simone, John R. Robinson, John R. Robinson and Bridget Stomberg
University of Texas at Austin, Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business

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Effective tax rate, uncertain tax positions, tax avoidance

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Sleeping with the Enemy: Taxes and Former IRS Employees

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 21 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2020
John (Xuefeng) Jiang, John R. Robinson, John R. Robinson and Maobin Wang
Michigan State University, Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University and University of International Business and Economics - School of Banking and Finance
Downloads 305 (125,996)
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income tax, IRS, Revolving door, LinkedIn, tax compliance, tax penalties, tax rate volatility

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Capital Gains Taxes and IPO Under-Pricing

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Mar 2006
Katrina Ellis, Oliver Zhen Li, John R. Robinson and John R. Robinson
Government of the Commonwealth of Australia - Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA), National University of Singapore (NUS) and Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University
Downloads 274 (140,950)
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Capital Gains Taxes and Acquisition Activity: Evidence of the Lock-In Effect

Contemporary Accounting Research, Vol. 24, No. 2, Summer 2007
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 31 Jan 2007
Benjamin C. Ayers, Craig E. Lefanowicz, John R. Robinson and John R. Robinson
University of Georgia, University of Virginia - McIntire School of Commerce and Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University
Downloads 269 (143,705)
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capital gains taxes, lock-in effect, mergers and acquisitions

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Tax Induced Trading Around the Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 24 Oct 2006
Benjamin C. Ayers, Oliver Zhen Li, John R. Robinson and John R. Robinson
University of Georgia, National University of Singapore (NUS) and Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University
Downloads 209 (183,505)
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Taxation, Dividend tax capitalization, Lock-in effect, Trading volume

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'Read My Lips...': Does the Tax Rhetoric of Presidential Candidates Affect Security Prices?

McCombs Research Paper Series No. ACC-02-03
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 14 Apr 2003 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2008
Benjamin C. Ayers, C. Bryan Cloyd, John R. Robinson and John R. Robinson
University of Georgia, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Accounting and Information Systems and Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University
Downloads 202 (189,323)
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Implicit taxes, municipal bonds, equity valuation, political rhetoric

Internal Capital and Investment: Evidence from 2012 Pension Relief

Contemporary Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 17 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2021
Thomas R. Kubick, G. Brandon Lockhart, John R. Robinson and John R. Robinson
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Clemson University - Department of Finance and Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University
Downloads 146 (252,307)
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corporate investment; FAS 132R; pension disclosures; pension funding relief.

Internal Capital and Investment: Evidence from 2012 Pension Relief

Contemporary Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Posted: 22 Mar 2021
Thomas R. Kubick, G. Brandon Lockhart, John R. Robinson and John R. Robinson
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Clemson University - Department of Finance and Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University

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corporate investment, FAS 132R, pension disclosures, pension funding relief

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What's My Target? Individual Analyst Forecasts and Last-Chance Earnings Management

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 12 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 17 May 2021
Erik Beardsley, John R. Robinson, John R. Robinson and Paul A. Wong
University of Notre Dame - Mendoza College of Business, Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University and University of California, Davis - Graduate School of Management
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earnings management, consensus forecast, analyst forecasts, forecast dispersion, tax expense, analyst heterogeneity

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Taxes and Earnings Management: Evidence from the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 24 Jul 2021
Thomas R. Kubick, G. Brandon Lockhart, John R. Robinson and John R. Robinson
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Clemson University - Department of Finance and Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University
Downloads 63 (430,815)

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accruals; earnings management; information environment; tax avoidance; Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017

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Tax Savvy Executives

Posted: 15 Feb 2020
Thomas R. Kubick, Yijun Li, John R. Robinson and John R. Robinson
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE) and Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University

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corporate taxes, employment history, effective tax rates, professional experience

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What Matters for In-House Tax Planning: Tax Function Power and Status

The Accounting Review, forthcoming
Posted: 21 May 2019 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2020
Matthew Ege, Bradford F. Hepfer, John R. Robinson and John R. Robinson
Texas A&M University - Department of Accounting, Texas A&M University - Department of Accounting and Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University

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social hierarchy, power, status, tax function

Unexpected SEC Resource Constraints and Comment Letter Quality

Contemporary Accounting Research, Forthcoming, Mays Business School Research Paper No. 3137092
Posted: 19 Mar 2019
Matthew Ege, Jennifer L. Glenn, John R. Robinson and John R. Robinson
Texas A&M University - Department of Accounting, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Accounting & Management Information Systems and Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University

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SEC Comment Letters, SEC Resource Constraints, Financial Reporting Quality

Unexpected SEC Resource Constraints and Comment Letter Quality

Contemporary Accounting Research, Forthcoming, Mays Business School Research Paper No. 3403760
Posted: 20 Jun 2019
Matthew Ege, Jennifer L. Glenn, John R. Robinson and John R. Robinson
Texas A&M University - Department of Accounting, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Accounting & Management Information Systems and Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University

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SEC comment letters, SEC resource constraints, financial reporting quality

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How Do CEO Incentives Affect Corporate Tax Planning and Financial Reporting of Income Taxes?

Review of Accounting Studies,Vol. 21, No. 2, 2016
Posted: 13 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2017
Kathleen Schuchard, John R. Robinson, John R. Robinson and Bridget Stomberg
University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business

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Effective tax rate, Performance metrics, Executive compensation, After-tax compensation

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The Effect of Quarterly Earnings Guidance on Share Values in Corporate Acquisitions

Journal of Corporate Finance, Vol. 18, No. 5, 2012
Posted: 18 Oct 2012
Adam S. Koch, Craig E. Lefanowicz, John R. Robinson and John R. Robinson
University of Virginia - McIntire School of Commerce, University of Virginia - McIntire School of Commerce and Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University

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Earnings Guidance, Acquisition Premiums, Management Myopia, Mergers and Acquisitions

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Performance Measurement of Corporate Tax Departments

The Accounting Review, Vol. 85, No. 3, May 2010
Posted: 30 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2014
John R. Robinson, John R. Robinson, Stephanie A. Sikes and Connie D. Weaver
Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and Texas A&M University - Department of Accounting

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Tax department, effective tax rate, profit centers, managerial incentives

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Read My Lips. . .: Does the Tax Rhetoric of Presidential Candidates Affect Security Prices?

Posted: 11 Oct 2004
Benjamin C. Ayers, C. Bryan Cloyd, John R. Robinson and John R. Robinson
University of Georgia, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Accounting and Information Systems and Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University

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The Effect of Shareholder-Level Capital Gains Taxes on Acquisition Structure

Posted: 02 Jun 2004
Benjamin C. Ayers, Craig E. Lefanowicz, John R. Robinson and John R. Robinson
University of Georgia, University of Virginia - McIntire School of Commerce and Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University

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Capital gains taxes, mergers and acquisitions, acquisition form

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Shareholder Taxes in Acquisition Premiums: The Effect of Capital Gains Taxation

Posted: 22 Jul 2003
Benjamin C. Ayers, Craig E. Lefanowicz, John R. Robinson and John R. Robinson
University of Georgia, University of Virginia - McIntire School of Commerce and Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University

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corporate acquisitions, shareholder taxes, acquisition premiums

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The Effect of Shareholder-Level Dividend Taxes on Stock Prices: Evidence from the Revenue Reconciliation Act of 1993

The Accounting Review, Vol. 77, No. 4, October 2002
Posted: 05 Sep 2002
Benjamin C. Ayers, C. Bryan Cloyd, John R. Robinson and John R. Robinson
University of Georgia, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Accounting and Information Systems and Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University

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dividend taxes, dividend policy, marginal investor, equity valuation

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Multiple Bids, Management Opposition, and the Market for Corporate Control

Posted: 22 Feb 2001
Craig E. Lefanowicz, John R. Robinson and John R. Robinson
University of Virginia - McIntire School of Commerce and Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University

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The Financial Statement Effects of Eliminating the Pooling-of-Interests Method of Acquisition Accounting

Posted: 29 Sep 1999
Benjamin C. Ayers, Craig E. Lefanowicz, John R. Robinson and John R. Robinson
University of Georgia, University of Virginia - McIntire School of Commerce and Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University

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Why Do People Give Interest-Free Loans to the Government? An Experimental Study of Interim Tax Payments

Posted: 12 Sep 1999
Benjamin C. Ayers, Steven J. Kachelmeier, John R. Robinson and John R. Robinson
University of Georgia, University of Texas at Austin and Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University

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Do Firms Purchase the Pooling Method?

Posted: 18 Aug 1998
Benjamin C. Ayers, Craig E. Lefanowicz, John R. Robinson and John R. Robinson
University of Georgia, University of Virginia - McIntire School of Commerce and Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University

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Do Firms Purchase the Pooling Method?

Posted: 13 Mar 2003
Benjamin C. Ayers, Craig E. Lefanowicz, John R. Robinson and John R. Robinson
University of Georgia, University of Virginia - McIntire School of Commerce and Texas A&M University - Department of AccountingTexas A&M University

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corporate acquisitions, accounting choice, pooling-of-interests accounting