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Originally pd 13k paid this off. took out anotherfirst

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originally pd 13k paid this off. took out anotherfirst mortgaga for 92k. balance when home sold was 54k . sold for 48k. am I looking at tax being from originaal purchase price or on the loan I had when it sold?
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Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Capital Gains and Losses
Expert:  Richard replied 1 month ago.

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Expert:  Richard replied 1 month ago.

Was this home your principal residence or was it owned for some other purpose? Thanks.

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