The complex art of selling

Wiener, L.
February 1992
U.S. News & World Report;2/10/92, Vol. 112 Issue 5, p65
Reports that one powerful incentive to buy and hold is the excruciating experience of calculating tax that fund investors often face when they sell. How relief for many people may soon be on the way; The new legislation, proposed last year by the House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dan Rostenkowski, would force funds to do the averaging; The simplest tax-figuring tactic; Complications.


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