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Subject:  Tax Time Heads Up-OptionsFirst Date:  4/2/2012  4:59 PM
Author:  TMFMurph Number:  115798 of 123001

Hi All!

For those who use Scottrade's Options First...and especially if you had any short sales....do NOT use the 1099 unless you check it out thoroughly and in detail first!

To date, I have found short sales reversed in cost basis versus proceeds, m