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Subject:  Re: Tax on Long Term Capital Gains--for low inco Date:  5/6/2004  2:38 PM
Author:  edcosoft Number:  71757 of 123001

The tax basis for your Pru stock is Zero. You can argue this as some feel that is not correct, however, it isn't worth it because any other basis you give it will have to be deducted from your policy cash value basis IF you sell, rather than as a Death Claim. Therefor, your gain is the full amount you receive for selling it, and