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I just sold my first stock in 2003. A big chunck from my companies employee stock purchase plan. About 4 years worth of monthly purchases.

I see that some of the shares are from dividends that were re-invested. Since I already paid taxes on those dividends, is there anything special I do so I don't pay too much or more tax than I need to?

I also see that Turbo Tax is asking for the grant date in addition to the purchase date. Is this grant date necessary? The person who handles this at my company doesn't even know what that is?

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