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|Subject: Dividend payments on shorts||Date: 3/31/2014 11:57 AM|
|Author: RockyTopBob||Number: 120632 of 124773|
I had heard that it is possible to claim the dividends paid in lieu when holding the SPY ETF short. (or any dividend paying position shorted).
I can only find where margin interest is claimed. I'm using TurboTax.
If it has to be claimed as a misc investing cost, it has the 2% cap, which does me no good.
If you can claim these dividends, where do you do it?
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