Cost Basis

Cost Basis is Sexy

Cost basis is a funny thing. Every investor knows a little something about it. Since 1913 it’s been the foundation for taxes on capital gains (I’m not absolutely certain about that date; but, really, who’s going to check?). It has appeared on statements and brokerage websites for years. It was almost always incorrect. The basic […]

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Webinar: Cost Basis Reporting-Understanding the Final Requirements

Webinar: Cost Basis Reporting-Understanding the Final Requirements Thursday, October 28, 2010 @ 4:00 PM EDT They’re here… After months of speculation and preparation, the IRS has released the final regulations on the basis reporting requirements due to take effect January 2011. Join Dan Mayo, Principal at KPMG and Cameron Routh, Senior Vice President of Strategic […]