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Financial Planning / Tax Strategies
|Subject: Re: Dividend Reinvestment - A Tax Nightmare?||Date: 7/6/2008 9:06 PM|
|Author: ptheland||Number: 101280 of 123001|
But have you considered just what exactly is the "average cost"?
500 shares @ 16.92
1.4563 @ 17.25
1.3423 @ 18.97
0.9452 @ 20.24
2.7458 @ 15.87
You've got $/share info here. That is the fastest way to confuse yourself with the tax issues around stock sales. Let's correct the presentation of your data first.