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It's not clear if "later date" refers to the transaction dates or the expiration date of the option. If the latter, as long as one of the characteristics of the option has changed (strike price, expiration date, underlying security, etc.) then you don't have a wash sale. The options won't be identical as the associated risks are different.

In my scenario I was referring to a later "expiration" date.

Thank you to all for your input
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