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Subject:  Re: Wash sale rule Date:  12/20/2013  5:06 PM
Author:  ptheland Number:  119746 of 127642

But this rule seems to also be saying that you can't deduct a loss if you buy ABC and then sell it at a loss within 30 days, even if you don't buy it back. Am I reading that correctly?

No. You have to have at least two different purchases plus a sale of less than all of the shares to have a potential wash sale.

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