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Subject:  Sale of rental property Date:  8/8/2001  11:24 AM
Author:  rgrass Number:  53176 of 124776


I just sold my house which I've been renting for the past 4 years. It was my primary residence for 5 years before I started renting. The
net gain will be ~$20000.

My question: Can I sell my stock losers to offset this house gain so I don't have to pay taxes on the gain?

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