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Subject:  Re: Which "bonds" for retirement accou Date:  9/24/2007  10:43 AM
Author:  Lokicious Number:  21722 of 36833

Yes, but............but the cost basis of the shares will be changed to their value on the date of death

So, the shares will be worth less and if they happen to go back up, then you pay taxes on the gain.
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