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My question is i bought stock on a payroll deduction for 3 years while i was working for cracker barrel Resturant. I sold it since II no longer work for the company.Now I bought it at differnt prices I'm sure thru the past three years how would i claim the gain or loss.

Check out the instructions for Schedule D of the 1040. That's where you report stock sales. You'll only have to group your shares into those held more than a year and the others. You'll show your purchase date as "various" and lump your purchase and sale prices together for the short-term and the long-term shares.

Also i asked for my 401k to be sent to me to.Got money for that but taxes were withheld on that how do I claim them on my tax form.

You should have received a 1099-R for the distribution. The gross amount of the distribution goes on line 16b of the 1040, 10% of the gross goes on line 54, and any withholding goes on line 58.

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Phil Marti
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