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Subject:  Re: Stock Market Losses - $3000/yr Date:  5/21/2013  12:35 PM
Author:  TMFPMarti Number:  118625 of 121440

No matter if the losses are long or short term - they get applied to whatever gains are made (long or short) ?

Eventually. Do take a look at Schedule D. This is one of those situations where a picture truly is worth 1,000 words.

Phil
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