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Subject:  Re: The Cost Basis Crisis Date:  6/30/2006  6:18 PM
Author:  wrjohnston91283 Number:  87627 of 121061

I think if the IRS starts having audits from hell (and following through on fines and penalities for failure to report properly) then people will become more diligent in their reporting, without Congress mandating anything on brokerages.

WRJ
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