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ETFs and Taxes: What You Need to Know

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Tue, 10 Dec 2013

Key points Stock and bond ETFs are taxed just as the underlying stocks or bonds would be. Precious metals ETFs are currently taxed as collectibles at a maximum 31.8% long-term rate. Commodity and currency ETFs have varying tax treatments. Nobody wants an unpleasant surprise at tax time. While excha

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