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Hopefully this is a simple question to somebody. I have 3 different "buys" of the same stock. Two of them are over a year old and one of them was bought only 10 months ago. The stock has wobbled around and I would like to sell all of the shares.

3000 shares I bought and are now at a profit of $5800
200 shares are at a loss of $4500
100 shares (the ones that are only 10 months old) are at a slight loss of $1800.
(all of these are approximate...)

When I claim them on my taxes, are they all claimed individually? (each tax lot?) Or, since they are the same stock and I will sell them all at the same time, are they entered on my taxes as one big sale and I just report the slight loss as one number? Or does it matter, because the amount of the loss is the same either way... I think the shares that are less than 10 months old are treated differently... am I right? Thanks guys.

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