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Investment

The cost basis for capital gains and losses

When an asset is sold, its cost basis is used instead of the actual purchase price to determine the accurate capital gain or loss for…


Understanding Capital Gains and Losses

Do you know anything about capital gains and losses? If not, you should learn about them as soon as possible because they can have an…


7 Facts About Capital Gains Tax

The more you know about capital gains tax the better off you will be. Unfortunately, there is a lot of misinformation circulating that can confuse…


Capital gains tax basics

If you are interested in selling an investment or real estate asset that has appreciated in value, it is important to understand capital gains tax…


What Is Capital Gains Tax?

Capital gains are profits or the difference between the original cost basis of an asset (such as stocks, bonds, mutual funds, art or real property)…


Capital Gains Tax

A capital asset is basically anything that you own/use for personal or investment purposes. This can include stocks, bonds, home furnishings, and the home itself.…