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Subject:  Re: Inherited Stock Date:  10/12/2012  4:31 PM
Author:  CABob Number:  259478 of 274182

Your cost basis is the value of the stock on the date of death or in some cases some date after the death. If you sell you will have a capital gain (or loss) on the difference between the selling price and your cost basis.
Additional questions about taxes might be put on the Tax Strategies message board.

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