Tax-Gain Selling: Spread the Wordhttp://www.fool.com/how-to-invest/personal-finance/taxes/2012/03/29/tax-gain-selling-spread-the-word.aspx Rick Aristotle Munarriz
March 29, 2012
It's never too late to plan ahead, and a few tax policy changes looming in 2013 may make this more than just a December to remember.
First, let's introduce the concept of tax-gain selling.
You probably already know about tax-loss selling. Investors who have paper losses on positions held in taxable accounts often sell those losers in December to write them off in that filing year's return. Sure, there's a $3,000 limit on the