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Subject:  keeping records of investment trades Date:  4/30/2000  3:20 PM
Author:  HappyPants Number:  35183 of 121061

For the purpose of keeping tax records of trades, does the IRS require keeping the trade confirmation slips, or are the monthly statements from the brokerage enough?

I did look through the Fool Tax FAQs and also took a look at the Fairmark press web site. I also looked at Publication 550, Investment Income and Expenses.



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