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Subject:  Wash sale question Date:  5/24/1999  10:06 AM
Author:  ContentedMom Number:  15671 of 121100

I gave shares of Intel stock to my church last year. I want to give the rest of my Intel stock later this year. I still want to own Intel, but in my IRA account, so I am going to buy some more some time this year. Does the wash sale rule apply when I am giving away the stock, or just when I sell it? Is there anything special I need to watch out for?

Thanks for your help.



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