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The forms made available to me from Zecco this year are the 1099 D and 1099 G. They have not made a 1099 B available for me. Does this mean I don't qualify for a B form?

I've never heard of a 1099-D, and neither has the IRS website. I've also never heard of a brokerage issuing a 1099-G, which is used by states to report income tax refunds and unemployment payments.

Yes, in a separate area of the PDF file (from the brokers site) the brokerage does list all stock sales I made in 2011 and they list the cash amounts from the sales. But I was confused about why the gains from those sales were not listed on the "capital gains" line of the Zecco 1099. This is a different kind of gain than what I've seen in the past?

As Ira mentioned, they may not have the 1099-B's ready yet. There should be some sort of general information on their website about timing. I think Ira cleared up for you why you're not seeing these capital gains where you're used to seeing capital gains, but holler if that's not clear.

Now let's explore what you might expect to see when you do get a 1099-B from Zecco. In addition to the date and proceeds of sale, the following information is needed to properly calculate and report the gain/loss:

1. Date(s) purchased
2. Purchase price including commissions.

Does Zecco have that information? If they do, they may or may not report it on the 1099-B. If they don't have it, you can be sure it won't be there, and you'll have to provide that information yourself.

Phil
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