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Subject:  Re: another cost basis question... Date:  2/10/2000  2:14 PM
Author:  pmarti Number:  28185 of 121592

<< and if the stock split after i purchased all of the shares, will the cost basis be 100 shares @ $10/share and 40 shares @ $20/share? >>

You already got the right answer to your Schedule D question. The answer to this question is "yes," assuming 2 for 1 splits.

Phil Marti
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