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How do I Know if there has been a stock splt?

All of the suggestions on keeping good records are great--that is very important, both at tax time and
just to keep up with progress on each stock. But,
keep this in mind for future reference--there are brokerage firms that will send you an itemized list of all of your sales for each year, with each tax lot already calculated as to gain or loss. (Also available for the current year so you can keep track quarterly or mid-year, or whatever. You just have to ask.)

You might want to inquire of your brokerage if this service is available. It saves a huge amount of time
and effort.

Also, there are some firms that have an agreement with Quicken so you can download your activity directly to Quicken. (Check the Quicken website.)

P.S. This is my first post, so if you don't like something, give me a break!
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