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Wed Aug 6


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WPatch replied to the Retired Fools board. 11:55 AM

Re: Transition to Medicare

Does the Obamacare policy cancel Dec. 1, the first month of eligibility for Medicare?

Wed Jul 30


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WPatch replied to the Tax Strategies board. 5:52 PM

Re: Wash sale

Foo1bar: The other method is to own something similar but not the same.
ex. buy call options on the stock when you sell it, then sell the call options and rebuy the stock 31 days later.

WP: That example will not work. Call options are [more]

Mon Jul 28


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WPatch replied to the Tax Strategies board. 8:46 PM

Re: Cashing In Savings Bonds

Savings bonds are treated differently than other inheritances. Deferred interest from up to 30 years becomes taxable in the year the bonds are cashed. Many other assets avoid taxation on the appreciation during the decedent's lifetime because of the [more]

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