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Author: bkube01 Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 121178  
Subject: Selling stock at a loss Date: 12/27/2000 8:21 PM
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I understand that if you sell a stock at a loss that you can use that loss to offset the gain you had on another stock. Can I sell a stock and use the loss to offset ordinary income without selling a stock at a gain? Thanks!
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Subject: Re: Selling stock at a loss Date: 12/27/2000 9:49 PM
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I understand that if you sell a stock at a loss that you can use that loss to offset the gain you had on another stock. Can I sell a stock and use the loss to offset ordinary income without selling a stock at a gain?

Please see this article in the FAQ: http://www.fool.com/school/taxes/2000/taxes000107.htm

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