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about capital gains: Original post by Matt McGew of Demand Media A capital gain occurs when you sell a capital asset such as a stocks or real estate for more than you paid for it. Missouri tax law requires you to pay a state capital gains tax in the year you realized the capital gain. Unlike the Internal Revenue Service, however, the state of Missouri does not differentiate between long-term and short-term capital…

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