Tag Archives: IRS

Tax changes every U.S. trader needs to know

As the 2011 tax year winds down, traders will find their 1099-B and schedule D forms look superficially similar compared to years past. But beware: the IRS is rolling out a new cost basis reporting system for stocks purchased in 2011, so expect to see some apparent omissions.


Trading Argentina: Real Estate

With no real retailer ADRs to speak of, the best way to get exposure to Argentina’s shoppers is probably via shares of IRS, which runs 10 Argentine malls as well as several other real estate ventures.