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Subject:  Re: Cap Gain of $0.10 Date:  2/18/2013  2:21 PM
Author:  ptheland Number:  117822 of 121599

Let me repeat vkg's question slightly differently.

Is the gain 10 cents? Or is the gross proceeds 10 cents?

There's a big difference between:
1. a transaction with gross proceeds of $20,000.10 and a cost of $20,000.00 and
2. a transaction with gross proceeds of $0.10.

One can be ignored as a rounding error and one almost certainly needs to be reported.

--Peter
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