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Author: artest7 Two stars, 250 posts Old School Fool CAPS All Star Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 125003  
Subject: Re: Short-term vs Long Tax advice needed Date: 11/22/2010 5:39 PM
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I don't feel I was reprimanded. I appreciate the advice from those of you who seem to be very knowledgeable in these discussions! No offense taken.

My research leads me to believe that by definition I am a "Position Trader" or "Swing Trader." I prefer not to close out whole positions but rather buy and sell using TA on short-term index swings. I make approximately 60 trades per month and have accumulated quite a bit of margin interest!

Correct me if I'm wrong but, my next step is to pay a 30-minute consultation with:
to determine if it's worth it for me.
Any suggestions on "How to find an inexpensive tax accountant" to fit my situation in the Seattle area is greatly appreciated!

The small guy,
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