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Author: CALongriver One star, 50 posts Old School Fool Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 2363  
Subject: Re: Investing im Ausland Date: 8/18/2006 11:34 AM
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The one year/ no capital gains rule apply to all kinds of stocks or other types of investment for that matter.

However, there are plans to change that by 2008 in such a way that capital gains are taxed 30% (!) at the source (Abgeltungssteuer), i.e. whenever you sell for a profit.

This article (in German) explains it pretty well.
http://www.faz.net/s/RubF3F7C1F630AE4F8D8326AC2A80BDBBDE/Doc~EADC0A8623C7C4C2C8390DDADFA6B71E4~ATpl~Ecommon~Scontent.html

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