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[[I have several questions regarding the reporting
on Schedule D of purchase and sales of stocks
that have ``reorganized'. Specifically:]]

I don't mean to be "glib", but I really don't need the specifics. Why?

Because only the companies involved can respond to your question. They have workseets created by the accountants and lawyers who did the deal. Only those documents will allow you to correctly allocate your basis in the shares. Anything else would be a guess. It may be a pretty close guess...but a guess nonetheless.

So check with the companies involved. Call investor relations. They should have already provided you with this information, but will be happy to give it to you again.

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