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    taxes share fractions: Original post by David Sarokin of Demand Media Some stock holders own fractional shares of a company. http://photos2.demandstudios.com/DM-Resize/photos.demandstudios.com/getty/article/171/21/92573073.jpg?w=700&h=700&keep_ratio=1 Thinkstock/Comstock/Getty Images Shares of stock are generally bought and sold in whole number amounts. That is, you can buy 50 or 75 or 107 shares, but you can't…

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