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Subject: Re: how to report short sale Date: 2/20/1998 6:11 PM
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How do you report short sales which are result in wash sales? My understanding is that if claim a loss on a short sale and then open another short position within 30 days (before or after) you have washed the loss. Does that loss go into the basis of the new short?
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