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I sold some stock in December 2015. I have received a 1099-

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I sold some stock in December 2015. I have received a 1099-B statement. The type of gain/loss is Noncovered. Do I still report the money on line 13?
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Robin D. replied 9 months ago.

Hello

Yes you do report as sale on form 8949.

The use of "covered" and "noncovered" securities is very recent and is being phased in, so 1099-B's will continue to report certain sales as noncovered for many years to come.

You need to have your own records that show your cost. Go through old broker's statements.

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Expert:  Robin D. replied 9 months ago.

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