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Subject:  Re: New account - strategy for taxes? Date:  4/17/2013  6:24 AM
Author:  TMFPMarti Number:  118459 of 123001

My question is about receiving dividends in a taxable account. When opening a new investment account, is it best to NOT reinvest the dividends automatically, but collect the dividends for a few months or for a year and then invest the total dividends into the stocks of my choosing? It seems that it will help track the cost basis easier.