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Tax basis

Purchase price, including commissions and other 

Expense

, used to determine 

Capital

 gains and 

Capital

 losses for 

Tax

 purposes. This can be determined by several methods. For a purchased investment, the tax 

Basis

 is the amount paid. If inherited, the tax 

Basis

 is the value of the stock on the date of the original owner’s death. If received as a gift, the tax 

Basis

 is the amount that was originally 

Paid

 for the investment, unless the 

Market

 value of the investment on the date the gift was given was lower. also called cost 

Basis

 or basis.



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Capital loss

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Commission

,

Call

,

Cap

,

Cost basis

,

CLU

,

Expense

,

Inc.

,

Low

,

Market

,

Owe

,

Own

,

Purchase

,

Paid

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Term

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Tax

,

Tax basis


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10-K

,

52-week low

,

19c3 stock

,

Accelerated Cost Recovery System

,

Accrual basis accounting

,

Accrued expense

,

Acquisition cost

,

Adjusted balance method

,

Adjusted basis

,

Allowance for depreciation

,

Average daily balance method

,

Accreted value

,

Accrual of discount

,

Accrued market discount

,

After-tax basis

,

American Stock Exchange

,

Amortization of premium

,

Amortized value

,

Asked price

,

Asking price

,

At par

,

All or any part

,

At best

,

At call

,

Accumulated earnings tax

,

Adjustable rate preferred stock

,

Adjusted futures price

,

Accidental death benefit

,

All-risks coverage

,

At risk

,

Add-on service

,

Abstract of title

,

Action to quiet title

,

As is

,

Assignment to creditors

,

Attorney in fact

,

Adjustment date

,

Amortization term

,

Assignment of mortgage

,

A shares

,

Automatic investment plan

,

Average price per share

,

Aggregate exercise price

,

At the money

,

After-tax contributions

,

Annuity factor method

,

Across the board

,

Additional paid-in capital

,

Abusive tax shelter

,

After-tax

,

Alternative Minimum Tax

,

Amount recognized

,

Assessed value

,

Active market

,

Against the box

,

At the bell

,

At the close

,

At the figure

,

At the full

,

At the market

,

At the opening order

,

Auction market

,

Automated Pricing and Reporting System

,

Away from the market

,

Below the line

,

Books of final entry

,

Books of original entry

,

Book value per share

,

Banking Act of 1933

,

Bid-to-cover ratio

,

Bond market

,

Bureau of Public Debt

,

Brought over the wall

,

Buying on margin

,

Buy on close

,

Buy on opening

,

Buy the book

,

Balance of payments

,

Basis point

,

Bear market

,

Board of Governors

,

Basis

,

Basis trading

,

Buying basis

,

Bulldog market

,

Beneficial owner

,

Breaking the syndicate

,

Bill of exchange

,

Bill of sale

,

Breach of trust

,

By the book

,

Bank term loan

,

Breakup value

,

B shares

,

Buy and write

,

Borrowed stock

,

Balanced investment strategy

,

Before-tax income

,

Break-even tax rate

,

Breadth-of-market theory

,

Beat the gun

,

Bull market

,

Capital

,

Capital appreciation

,

Capital asset

,

Capital efficiency

,

Capital expenditure

,

Capital growth

,

Capital investment

,

Capitalized cost

,

Capital liability

,

Capital loss

,

Capital resource

,

Cash basis

,

Cost Accounting

,

Cost Of Goods Sold

,

Cost of sales

,

Cleared date

,

Commission

,

Call

,

Call date

,

Called away

,

Called bond

,

Call price

,

Call protection

,

Call risk

,

Cap

,

Capital market

,

Capital structure

,

Certificate of Participation

,

Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures

,

Common stock equivalent

,

Conversion parity price

,

Conversion price

,

Conversion value

,

Current market value

,

Call money rate

,

Code of procedure

,

Commission house

,

Capitalization of income

,

Cap rate

,

Capital account

,

Capital consumption allowance

,

Capital formation

,

Consumer Price Index

,

Cost of Living Adjustment

,

Cost-of-living index

,

Council of Economic Advisers

,

Cyclical stock

,

Cash and carry trade

,

Cash market

,

Cash price

,

Certificated stock

,

Chasing the market

,

Cheapest to deliver

,

Chicago Board of Trade

,

Commodity Futures Trading Commission

,

Contract market

,

Cost basis

,

Cash surrender value

,

Cash value

,

Cash value life insurance policy

,

Casualty loss

,

CLU

,

Convertible term insurance

,

Cost-of-living rider

,

Callable stock

,

Capital budget

,

Capital gains distribution

,

Certificate of stock

,

Consumer stock

,

Control stock

,

Cost of carry

,

Certificate of title

,

Contract for deed

,

Cancellation of debt

,

Certificate of Claim

,

Cost of debt capital

,

Cost of funds

,

Capital appreciation fund

,

Closed-end investment company

,

C shares

,

Call option

,

Call ratio backspread

,

Call swaption

,

Class of options

,

Close to the money

,

Covered call

,

Certificate of Occupancy

,

Closing date

,

Cloud on title

,

Cash or Deferred Arrangement

,

Capital Asset Pricing Model

,

Capital commitment

,

Choice market

,

Class A Shares

,

Class B Shares

,

Contributed capital

,

Crash of 1929

,

Crash of 1987

,

Capital gains tax

,

Capital loss carryover

,

Child and dependent care credit

,

Consolidated tax return

,

Coefficient of determination

,

Cup and handle

,

Certificate of delivery

,

Close a position

,

Close market

,

Closing price

,

Closing purchase

,

Continuous market

,

Cornering the market

,

Curbs in

,

Corporate venture capital

,

Declining balance method

,

Deferred tax

,

Depreciated cost

,

Discretionary expense

,

Double-declining balance depreciation method

,

Date draft

,

Deposit in transit

,

Date of issue

,

Date of payment

,

Dealer market

,

Debt capital

,

Debt market

,

Distribution date

,

Dollar price

,

Due date

,

Division of Enforcement

,

Division of Investment Management

,

Division of Market Regulation

,

Date of record

,

Dividend in arrears

,

Desk (the)

,

Division of labor

,

Delivery price

,

Death benefit

,

Decreasing term life

,

Deal stock

,

Defensive stock

,

Distribution stock

,

Donated stock

,

Dated date

,

De-escalation clause

,

De facto

,

Doing business as

,

Durable Power of Attorney

,

Date of maturity

,

Debtor in possession

,

Debtor-in-possession financing

,

Deed of Release

,

Deed of Trust

,

Discharge of bankruptcy

,

Discharge of lien

,

Due-on-sale clause

,

Dollar cost averaging

,

Dual-purpose fund

,

Deep in the money

,

Deep out of the money

,

Deed of Surrender

,

Department of Housing and Urban Development

,

Dirty stock

,

Defensive investment strategy

,

Dogs of the Dow

,

Daily low

,

Deep market

,

Depth of market

,

Double auction market

,

Economic value

,

Expense

,

Eurodollar certificate of deposit

,

Escrowed to maturity

,

Ex-legal

,

External market

,

Either-or order

,

Employer Cost Index

,

Employment Cost Index

,

E-mini

,

Exchange for futures

,

Exchange for physical

,

Exchange of spot

,

Ex-pit transaction

,

Emerging market

,

Effective date

,

Effective tax rate

,

Employee Stock Purchase Plan

,

Employee stock repurchase agreement

,

Ex-all

,

Equitable owner

,

Expiration date

,

Ex-warrants

,

Estate tax

,

Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974

,

Equity capital

,

Ex-rights

,

Ex-rights date

,

Earned income tax credit

,

Estimated tax

,

Excess profits tax

,

Excise tax

,

Financial capital

,

First In First Out

,

Fixed cost

,

Federal Savings and Loan Association

,

Face-amount certificate

,

First call date

,

Flight to quality

,

Flow of funds

,

Full price

,

Federal Call

,

Fill or kill

,

Front-ending an order

,

Forward P/E

,

Factors of production

,

Favorable balance of trade

,

Federal Trade Commission

,

Free market

,

Free market price

,

Forward price

,

Futures price

,

Foreign direct investment

,

Face amount

,

Fee-for-service

,

Fair market value

,

First preferred stock

,

Form 8-K

,

Form S-1

,

Full stock

,

Friends and family offering

,

Full faith and credit

,

Family of funds

,

Fund of funds

,

Free and clear

,

Fixed investment trust

,

Free right of exchange

,

Federal ID Number

,

Federal Tax Identification Number

,

Federal tax lien

,

Flat tax

,

Franchise tax

,

Fair value

,

Fourth market

,

Guaranteed Investment Contract

,

Growth stock

,

G-7

,

GDP implicit price deflator

,

General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

,

G-8

,

Growth and income fund

,

Grant date

,

Gather in the stops

,

Gift tax

,

Graveyard market

,

Historical cost

,

Hart-Scott-Rodino Act of 1976

,

Hit the bid

,

House call

,

House of issue

,

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

,

High-tech stock

,

Holder in due course

,

Home equity line of credit

,

Housing Market Index

,

Hidden tax

,

Head and shoulders

,

High-low index

,

Hammering the market

,

Held at the opening

,

Holding the market

,

Horizontal price movement

,

Imputed value

,

Investment flows

,

In escrow

,

Intermediate-term

,

Intrinsic value

,

Invested capital

,

Investment bill

,

Investment-grade bond

,

Investment letter

,

Investment security

,

Investment value

,

Issue date

,

In-house

,

Investment Advisor Act of 1940

,

Investment bank

,

Investment banker

,

Investment Bankers Association

,

Investment banking

,

Investment banking group

,

Investment Company Act of 1940

,

Income stock

,

In line

,

Inefficient market

,

Investment multiplier

,

Inverted market

,

Internal market

,

Inside market

,

Insider Trading sanctions Act of 1984

,

Interest expense

,

Internal Rate of Return

,

Indication of interest

,

Inc.

,

In intestacy

,

Interest rate cap

,

In play

,

In-process research and development

,

Investment company

,

Investment fund

,

Investment objective

,

Investment policy

,

Investment trust

,

I/O strip

,

Inheritance tax

,

Investment property

,

In-service withdrawal

,

Investment philosophy

,

Individual tax return

,

Imbalance of orders

,

Imperfect market

,

In and out

,

In sympathy

,

In the tank

,

Invisible venture capital

,

Jointly and severally

,

Jumping the gun

,

Joint and several liability

,

Joint and survivor annuity

,

Joint Stock Company

,

Joint tax return

,

Last In First Out

,

Liquidation value

,

Lender of last resort

,

Law of one price

,

Long-term

,

Lending at a rate

,

Limit-on-close order

,

Limit price

,

Long Market Value

,

Law of demand

,

Law of supply

,

London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange

,

Level term insurance

,

Long-term care insurance

,

Loan stock

,

Long-term debt

,

Long-Term Equity Anticipation Securities

,

Letter of comment

,

Lifetime cap

,

Line of credit

,

Loan-to-cost

,

Loan-to-value

,

Loan value

,

Loan-value ratio

,

Lock-in

,

Long-term mortgage

,

Lease-purchase agreement

,

Long-term lease

,

Life expectancy method

,

Large cap

,

Leading the market

,

Locked in

,

Long-term gain or loss

,

Loss carryover

,

Luxury tax

,

Level I quotes

,

Liquid market

,

Locked market

,

Low

,

Modified cash basis

,

Market basket

,

Market capitalization

,

Market conversion price

,

Maturity date

,

Maturity value

,

Medium-term

,

Medium-term bond

,

Municipal investment trust

,

Maintenance call

,

Make a market

,

Margin call

,

Market if touched order

,

Market letter

,

Market maker

,

Market maker spread

,

Market on close order

,

Market order

,

Mark-to-market

,

Medium of exchange

,

Marginal propensity to consume

,

Market economy

,

Marginable stock

,

Market rate

,

Money at call

,

Market cap

,

Medium-cap

,

Micro cap

,

Mid cap

,

Market neutral

,

Market portfolio

,

Market timer

,

Market timing

,

Market analysis

,

Market

,

Market inefficiency

,

Market opening

,

Market return

,

Market-share weighted index

,

Market surveillance

,

Market-value weighted index

,

Market Volatility Index

,

Maximum price fluctuation

,

Mixed market

,

Net book value

,

Net investment

,

Non-cash expense

,

Negotiable certificate of deposit

,

Negotiable Order of Withdrawal

,

National Market System

,

New York Stock Exchange

,

Notice of Sale

,

National Association of Securities Dealers

,

National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations system

,

Net capital ratio

,

Normal market

,

Net Asset Value

,

Nonvoting stock

,

Null and void

,

Notice of Default

,

Notional principal amount

,

Non-resident alien tax

,

Naked call

,

Non-qualified stock option

,

Non-statutory stock option

,

National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts

,

Non-investment property

,

Nasdaq Small Cap Market

,

No-load stock

,

Nominal capital

,

Nominal value

,

Narrow market

,

National Market Advisory Board

,

Negotiated market

,

Off the books

,

Original cost

,

Other current assets

,

Other long term liabilities

,

Office of Thrift Supervision

,

Offering price

,

Original Issue Discount

,

Out-of-favor

,

Over-the-Counter

,

On-floor order

,

On margin

,

Or better

,

Other income

,

Open market operation

,

Optionable stock

,

Original issue stock

,

Offering date

,

Opinion of title

,

On account

,

On-the-spot loan

,

Original principal balance

,

Owe

,

Owner financing

,

Option price

,

Out of the money

,

Own

,

Old age, survivors, and disability insurance

,

Ordinary loss

,

On-balance volume

,

On close

,

On open

,

On the opening

,

Open market

,

Operationally efficient market

,

Outside market

,

Owner-employee

,

Permanent capital

,

Pooling of interests

,

Pre-tax profit margin

,

Profit and loss statement

,

Payment date

,

Payment-in-kind security

,

Premium over bond value

,

Premium over conversion value

,

Price Value of a Basis Point

,

Provisional call feature

,

Public purpose bond

,

Purchase

,

Payment for order flow

,

Purpose loan

,

Payable date

,

Preferred stock

,

Prior preferred stock

,

P&L

,

Provision for income taxes

,

Price index

,

Producer Price Index

,

Parity price

,

Physical market

,

Price limit

,

Primary market

,

Public offering price

,

Power of Attorney

,

Paid

,

Paid up

,

Past-due balance method

,

Previous balance method

,

Principal amount

,

Prioritization of debt

,

Projected maturity date

,

Purchase-money mortgage

,

Private Market Value

,

Price spread

,

Passive loss

,

Property tax

,

Purchase agreement

,

Paid-in capital

,

Paid-in surplus

,

Percent held by institutions

,

Private Investment in Public Equity

,

Perfect capital market

,

Preservation of capital

,

Progressive tax

,

Proportional tax

,

Point-and-figure chart

,

Painting the tape

,

Paper loss

,

Price range

,

Price-weighted index

,

Put/call ratio

,

Replacement cost

,

Replacement value

,

Reports and Records

,

Residual value

,

Return of capital

,

Return on Capital

,

Return on Invested Capital

,

Return on Total Assets

,

Real Estate Mortgage Investment Conduit

,

Redemption date

,

Redemption price

,

Reading the tape

,

Receive against payment

,

Receive versus payment

,

Regulation D

,

Regulation G

,

Regulation T

,

Regulation U

,

Round of funding

,

Rules of Fair Practice

,

Rate of exchange

,

Reciprocal of European terms

,

Record date

,

Regulated investment company

,

Retail Price Index

,

Reduced paid-up insurance

,

Replacement cost insurance

,

Restricted stock

,

Regulation A

,

Right of first refusal

,

Right of rescission

,

Right to Know

,

Revolving line of credit

,

Right of recourse

,

Rule of 78

,

Right of redemption

,

Retirement Equity Act of 1984

,

Regressive tax

,

Return on Capital Employed

,

Rate of return

,

Real rate of return

,

Risk capital

,

Salvage value

,

Selling, General and Administrative Expenses

,

SG&A

,

Savings and Loan

,

Short-term reserves

,

Sight letter of credit

,

S&L

,

Stock association

,

Secondary market

,

Securities and Exchange Commission

,

Short-term

,

Stock buyback

,

Straight value

,

Segregation of securities

,

Sell the book

,

Split commission

,

Stock loan

,

Stop-loss

,

Stop price

,

Second preferred stock

,

Stock dividend

,

Standard of living

,

Settlement price

,

Single stock futures

,

Spot market

,

Spot price

,

Strong basis

,

Second-to-die insurance

,

Stock life insurance company

,

Surrender value

,

Secondary stock

,

Stock bonus plan

,

Stock certificate

,

Stock Clearing Corporation

,

Stock consolidation

,

Stock exchange

,

Stock index

,

Stock market

,

Stock option

,

Stock option plan

,

Stock power

,

Stock screening

,

Stock swap

,

Stock symbol

,

Stock ticker

,

Subscription price

,

Statute of Limitations

,

Statutory investment

,

Sale and leaseback

,

Satisfaction of debt

,

Secondary mortgage market

,

Staggered board of directors

,

Stock fund

,

Systematic investment plan

,

Selling the spread

,

Short market value

,

Synthetic stock

,

Special use property

,

Savings Incentive Match Plan for Employees

,

Social Security Tax

,

Shareholder value

,

Share price

,

Small cap

,

Split-adjusted price

,

Stock list

,

Story stock

,

Selling short against the box

,

Shorting against the box

,

Short purchase

,

Sales tax

,

S Corporation

,

Self-employment tax

,

Separate tax returns

,

Short-term gain or loss

,

Sin tax

,

Subchapter M

,

Subchapter S Corporation

,

Schedule C

,

Securities Act of 1933

,

Securities Acts Amendments of 1975

,

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

,

Seek a market

,

Settlement date

,

Specialist market

,

S&P phenomenon

,

Stop and reverse

,

Seed capital

,

Total cost

,

Term CD

,

Tax anticipation note

,

Tax-exempt bond

,

Tax renevue anticipation note

,

T-Bill

,

Term

,

Term bond

,

Term to maturity

,

Take a position

,

Two-sided market

,

Two-way market

,

Trailing P/E

,

Tax haven

,

Term insurance

,

Tax

,

Tax schedule

,

Treasury Stock

,

Tenancy by the entirety

,

TED spread

,

Term deposit

,

Term loan

,

Truth in Lending

,

Tax-free bond fund

,

Tax-managed fund

,

Term trust

,

Theoretical value

,

Tax lien

,

Tax roll

,

Tenancy at will

,

Transfer tax

,

Tax deferral

,

Tax-deferred

,

Top hat plan

,

The Street

,

Timing the market

,

Tax-advantaged

,

Tax audit

,

Tax base

,

Tax basis

,

Tax bracket

,

Tax-deductible

,

Tax deduction

,

Tax-efficient

,

Tax evasion

,

Tax-exempt

,

Tax identification number

,

Tax loss carryback

,

Tax loss carryforward

,

Tax lot

,

Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997

,

Tax planning

,

Tax preference item

,

Tax Reform Act of 1986

,

Tax Reform Act of 1993

,

Tax return

,

Tax sale

,

Tax shelter

,

Tax shield

,

Tax swap

,

Tax tables

,

Take a bath

,

Target price

,

Term repo

,

Thin market

,

Third market

,

Tight market

,

Trade date

,

Transparent market

,

Term sheet

,

U.S. Government Agency Security

,

U.S. Savings Bond

,

U.S. Treasury

,

U.S. Treasury Bill

,

U.S. Treasury Bond

,

U.S. Treasury Note

,

U.S. Treasury Securities

,

Unlimited tax bond

,

Uncovered call

,

Unit Investment Trust

,

Unified Tax Credit

,

Unit of trade

,

Unit of trading

,

Unrealized loss

,

Value stock

,

Vetoing stock

,

Voting stock

,

Value averaging

,

Value investing

,

Value Added Tax

,

Venture capital

,

Venture capital limited partnership

,

Working capital

,

Written-down value

,

Wage price spiral

,

Waiver of premium

,

Working capital loan

,

Watered stock

,

Widow-and-orphan stock

,

W-2 Form

,

W formation

,

Weak market

,

When, as, and if issued

,

Wide market

,

X or XD

,

Year-To-Date

,

Yankee bond market

,

Yield to call

,

Yield to maturity

,

Yield to worst

,

Y shares

,

Zero-investment portfolio


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