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capital gains inheritance: Original post by Wilhelm Schnotz of Demand Media The rules on estate taxes and inheritance can be confusing, but if you received stocks as part of an inheritance, the good news is the most complicated parts of the tax code are resolved by the deceased’s estate. Once you inherit a stock -- or any other asset -- the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) handles it as if it were any other asset.…

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