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Origin of capital gain
Words nearby capital gain
Example sentences from the Web for capital gain
A gigantic windfall like his would normally be taxed as a capital gain at a rate of 20% under current law.Was Bob Dylan’s sale of his massive music catalog a tax maneuver?|Geoffrey Colvin|December 8, 2020|Fortune
The Internal Revenue Service treats any crypto transaction as taxable event, like selling a stock or a piece of real estate—meaning a PayPal user who buys a coffee or groceries from a crypto account could be forced to declare a capital gain.PayPal plans a much wider embrace of cryptocurrency, including Venmo use|Jeff|November 2, 2020|Fortune
Gunshots rang out in Paris this morning on a second day of deadly violence that has stunned the French capital.
The email appears to have been a relatively common attempt to gain personal information from a wide range of unwitting victims.
In an effort to gain early attention, he focused his attention on the Iowa precinct caucuses, which had never mattered much.
How does it happen that citizens of modest means suffer as public sector unions gain?
But Goff called it “insulting” to suggest that he might be running a super PAC for personal gain.
"Capital, capital," his lordship would remark with great alacrity, when there was no other way of escape.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
When we speak against one capital vice, we ought to speak against its opposite; the middle betwixt both is the point for virtue.Pearls of Thought|Maturin M. Ballou
Renounce the good law of the worshippers of Mazda, and thou shalt gain such a boon as the Murderer gained, the ruler of nations.Solomon and Solomonic Literature|Moncure Daniel Conway
The moon rose on a terrified mob trudging or riding the forty miles of road between Meerut and the Mogul capital.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
It is the quiet chef lieu of the Allier, and was once the capital of the Bourbonnais.
British Dictionary definitions for capital gain
Cultural definitions for capital gain
Personal income earned by the sale of assets, such as stocks or real property. The gain is the difference between the price paid for the asset and the selling price. Most conservatives want capital gains taxed at a lower rate than ordinary income in order to stimulate investment, whereas most liberals oppose a lower rate for capital gains as a subsidy for the wealthy.