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Another tricky question that isn't answered by any of the IRS publications I have reviewed: accountant can't seem to commit.

Fact: DH died 11/19/04. On that day several stock transactions (buy, sell and dividend) occurred in his accounts that were part of our living trust. (Some done by him, others on an automatic system.) On that date as well his bypass trust was created.

Question: are the transactions included in our final joint return or in his trust return? Does the actual time of death on that day have any significance?
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