Tax planning and compliance for investors
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Updated February 17, 2008
Welcome to our free online guide to capital gains and losses.
Big losses in a year after big gains are a formula for disaster.
details: Beware Capital Loss Whipsaw
Index to this guide
To calculate capital gain or loss, you need to know your basis for the shares you sold. These pages cover a variety of situations.
We get so many questions on this rule that we have an entire section dealing with it.
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