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Subject: Re: Oh No! The Subject That Wouldn't Die... Date: 9/22/1999 7:12 PM
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Here is another Wash Rule question:

Say you buy 300 shares of XYZ stock.
A month later you sell 100 of those 300 shares and realize a loss. Is this a Wash Sale?


Sorry, I should have said: A week later you sell 100 of those 300 shares. By selling only a portion of your position in XYZ do you end up with a wash sale (since the remaining 200 shares were certainly purchased within 30 days before/after the sale)?

Bob? Do you have an answer for this one? : )

AngelMay
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