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Free Interactive Chart
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Capital Gains Tax

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TAX CALCULATING SOFTWARE






RECORD KEEPING SOFTWARE



StockTax

Reads data from many software packages and prepares IRS forms related to trading/investing.

Fast Schedule D

Provides an easy and fast way for determining Long Term or Short Term Captain Gains & Losses from sales of stocks and mutual funds during any tax years.

Trader Spreadsheet

Use this Excel spreadsheet to record your investment transactions.




ARTICLES, TAX FORMS and FORUMS



Important DATES

Important Dates for U.S. Taxpayers

U.S. Tax Code Online

See the complete US tax code online in a variety of ways. Code includes hyperlinks for rapid cross-referencing. Also has a search engine.

IRS services

The IRS offers handy-dandy services to help you estimate deductions, credits, tax witholdings, and more.

Federal tax forms

Download IRS forms and instructions

State tax forms

Download state forms and instructions

Articles

Many good articles

Discussion Groups

Links to 27 moderated discussion groups

DayTraderTax.com

Everything for the active daytrader, including IRS forms, consultation, tax preparation services, assistance in forming a private trading corporation (tax benefits).

Fairmark

Extensive tax guides and a message board where you can ask questions. Also, quick access to tax forms.

MSN Money Central

Lots of relevent topics, plus tax tips, such as strategies that do NOT work, how to avoid audits, etc.

Trader Status

Helps you determine whether you can claim TRADER STATUS. Also helps you understand different accounting methods, of which some, once started, are irrevocable!

1040.com

News, forms and general tax information

Tax Web

Federal, state and local tax-related developments. General tax questions and answers.




















































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Cyber-Fraud

These sites provide tips, articles, bulletins to help you avoid fraud, protect your privacy, identify hoaxes, control spam and navigate the Net safely and enjoyably.

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INVESTMENT FRAUD


Americans lose more than a billion dollars annually to fraudulent investments, identification theft, and cyber-hoaxes. Distinguish between legitimate and fraudulent promotions in cyberspace.


Online Investment Fraud ... by Internet Fraud Watch
Online Investment Fraud ... by NASDR
Online Investment Fraud ... by NASAA
Online Investment Fraud ... by SEC
Online Investment Fraud ... by FTC
Online Investment Fraud ... by CFTC
Snake Oil Advisory ... by CFTC
Online Investment Fraud ... by Consumer World
Net Scams
Net Scams ... by Internet Fraud Complaint Center


Beware of websites selling trading systems and advisory services that guarantee high profits with minimal risks. Here are REAL CASE STUDIES taken on by the CFTC.

To help you spot suspicious operations, the CFTC offers lots of reports about risk and investment frauds.





IDENTIFICATION THEFT


This is the fastest growing crime in the U.S.! Vandals take over your financial accounts, apply for loans that you become responsible for, apply for and deplete your Social Security (SS) benefits. Vandals target your utility bills, credit cards and credit reports. They replicate your driver's license, SS card, credit cards and checkbook.


Identity Theft may cause victims to ...



WHAT TO DO ...

Check your SS statement once per year!

Check your credit reports once per year!

Report stolen checks immediately! Call these check guarantee companies. They can flag your file so that counterfeit checks will be refused.

Check out these web site for more information ...




HOAXES and RUMORS


Sincere sounding hoaxes and rumors can detract from your productivity, especially when such "alerts" concern computer viruses, a new IRS capital gains tax, ... you get the idea. These sites will help you get to the truth so you get get on with your work.






















































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Broker Disputes

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Complaint FORMS


Investor Protection Trust
How to resolve disputes with a financial professional, how to make a complaint, how to spot and avoid scams.
Consumer Law Page
A detailed step-by-step guide to resolving disputes with merchants and manufacturers.
List of State Attorney Generals
List of the Attorney General for each state. Handy when dealing with out-of-state merchants.




















































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Comparing Brokers

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With over 150 online brokerages, endless small print and different features, making a choice can be overwhelming. Here are services to help find the broker that's best for you.



Investor Protection Trust
How to check out a broker.
Elite Trader
Home page has "Latest Broker Ratings" with user commentaries
S.M.O.T.A.S.S. (no joke)
A long list of brokers.



















































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Travel

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Go Trekking in NEPAL. Click the photo

These sites give airline schedules online, sorted by price.

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Online Bookstores

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Recommended procedure...

  1. Find which stores listed below give the best deal. MAKE SURE THE BOOK IS IN STOCK.
  2. Ed Dobson of Traders Press will match just about any price that you find. The benefit of using Traders Press is that Ed has read just about every book and has useful insights to offer.


SECOND HAND BOOKS --- SAVE!! Find what you want as a second-hand book.



















































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Investor Education Web Sites

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Alliance for Investor Education

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Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago - Education Resources

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Investment Company Institute Education Foundation

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North American Securities Administrators Association

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