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Learning About Currency Trading Taxation

Before starting to trade in the Forex market, there are some basics about currency trading taxation a Forex trader should be aware of. Notwithstanding the fact whether a Forex trader is going to become a long-term investor, or whether he/she just plans to try and see how it goes, it must be mentioned that currency market provides enormous tax advantages, especially in comparison with other financial markets.

It doesn’t matter whether a forex trader focuses on forex options/futures or on the spot market – there are tax benefits for both of them. Forex options/futures traders are taxed according to the … Read more at 2011 Taxes.

Stock Market Trading Tips for Value Investors

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On the out-set the stock market can seem intimidating.  Most people don’t understand how it works, and many people are under the assumption that a simple savings account is a safe investment.  What many fail to realize is that with the inflation rate where it is, having a savings account is just throwing your money down the drain.  Investing in the stock market is a bit trickier but by doing a little research and having a qualified brokerage on your side it’s no different than learning to drive a car.  From there everything relies on how well you can pick … Read more at 2011 Taxes.