THE EFFECT OF CSR DISCLOSURE ON AGGRESSIVE TAX REPORTING AND ON STOCK RETURN

Idrianita Anis

Abstract


This study examine the association between Corporate Sosial Responsibility (CSR), corporate tax-aggressiveness and stock return. It also examine moderating effect of the effectiveness of audit committee as corporate governance mechanism to the association of CSR disclosure to corporate tax-aggressiveness. Examination conducted on 173 firm-years that were selected by purposive sampling method from manufacturing firm listed at IDX from 2011-2013. By measuring the corporate tax-  aggressiveness through 4 measures: Effective Tax Rates (ETR), Cash-ETR, Book-Tax Difference (BTD), Abnormal-BTD, the result showed that CSR disclosure weakly effected corporate tax agresiveness. Study found CSR disclosure negatively effected Cash-ETR, and there were no significant effect to other three measure ETR, BTD and AB_BTD. The result shown there were no significant effect of audit committee effectiveness to corporate tax aggressiveness. The result also showed that there were no significant effect of CSR disclosure and audit committee effectiveness to stock return, but corporate tax agresive information have  significant influence to stock return. 

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