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Subject:  trade date or settlement date Date:  1/23/2003  11:11 PM
Author:  yFool Number:  63183 of 121219

hiya
trimmed some losers in late december
the trade date is in december
but the settlement date in january

for tax purposes,
do i use the trade date
or the settlement date?

thanks

bill
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