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transfer taxes stock: Original post by Shula Asher Silberstein of Demand Media If a stockholder dies, his stock may have to be transferred to a surviving spouse or other heir. In some instances, stock can be transferred while the stockholder is alive as well. In any case, while there aren't specific taxes related to transferring the stock, the new owner must obtain a tax ID number, and provide it to the firm that…

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