OMB No. 1545-0074
Sales and Other Dispositions of Capital Assets
Information about Form 8949 and its separate instructions is at
Department of the Treasury
File with your Schedule D to list your transactions for lines 1b, 2, 3, 8b, 9, and 10 of Schedule D.
Internal Revenue Service
Name(s) shown on return
Social security number or taxpayer identification number
Before you check Box A, B, or C below, see whether you received any Form(s) 1099-B or substitute statement(s) from your broker. A substitute
statement will have the same information as Form 1099-B. Either may show your basis (usually your cost) even if your broker did not report it to the IRS.
Brokers must report basis to the IRS for most stock you bought in 2011 or later (and for certain debt instruments you bought in 2014 or later).
Short-Term. Transactions involving capital assets you held 1 year or less are short term. For long-term
transactions, see page 2.
Note. You may aggregate all short-term transactions reported on Form(s) 1099-B showing basis was
reported to the IRS and for which no adjustments or codes are required. Enter the total directly on
Schedule D, line 1a; you are not required to report these transactions on Form 8949 (see instructions).
You must check Box A, B, or C below. Check only one box. If more than one box applies for your short-term transactions,
complete a separate Form 8949, page 1, for each applicable box. If you have more short-term transactions than will fit on this page
for one or more of the boxes, complete as many forms with the same box checked as you need.
(A) Short-term transactions reported on Form(s) 1099-B showing basis was reported to the IRS (see Note above)
(B) Short-term transactions reported on Form(s) 1099-B showing basis was not reported to the IRS
(C) Short-term transactions not reported to you on Form 1099-B
Adjustment, if any, to gain or loss.
If you enter an amount in column (g),
enter a code in column (f).
Gain or (loss).
Cost or other basis.
See the separate instructions.
Date sold or
See the Note below
Subtract column (e)
Description of property
and see Column (e)
from column (d) and
(Example: 100 sh. XYZ Co.)
(Mo., day, yr.)
(Mo., day, yr.)
in the separate
combine the result
with column (g)
Totals. Add the amounts in columns (d), (e), (g), and (h) (subtract
negative amounts). Enter each total here and include on your
Schedule D, line 1b (if Box A above is checked), line 2 (if Box B
above is checked), or line 3 (if Box C above is checked)
Note. If you checked Box A above but the basis reported to the IRS was incorrect, enter in column (e) the basis as reported to the IRS, and enter an
adjustment in column (g) to correct the basis. See Column (g) in the separate instructions for how to figure the amount of the adjustment.
For Paperwork Reduction Act Notice, see your tax return instructions.
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