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Author: crazyfred Big red star, 1000 posts Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 121482  
Subject: REIT investments Date: 2/17/1998 11:43 AM
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I have two questions that shouldn't be too hard.

1) Distributions from a REIT mutual fund are partially a return of capital, which are reported on the 1099-DIV from the fund company. What form do I need to report this to the IRS?

2) Return of capital is not taxed. On the 1040 long form, (and associated schedules), where is this money taken away from net income?

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