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ETF Taxes

How Gold ETFs Are Taxed

by on June 25, 2014 | Updated July 2, 2014

When it comes to commodity investing, taxes can be something of a burden for investors. Trying to figure out which tax form you will need to complete and the specific tax rates can be a pain come April of every year. ETFs have helped to simplify a number of those issues, but there still is some misunderstanding when it comes the most popular commodity products — gold ETFs [for more ETF news and analysis subscribe to our free ETF Daily Roundup]. [click to continue…]


Timeless ETF Lessons And Educational Articles

by on May 9, 2014 | Updated December 8, 2014

To become a successful ETF investor, an important step is to educate yourself on the theory behind ETFs and the trading strategies that are used by ETF investors. Below are our best timeless educational articles that will teach you everything you need to know about ETF investing. Our Theory and Guides section digs into exchange-traded funds, and teaches how to analyze them and what ETF tools are available for investors. Our Trading Education articles will teach you trading strategies and chart patterns, and our Tax section will teach you about the tax implications of ETF trading.  


ETF Tax Tutorial: Complete List Of ETFs That Issue A K-1

by on February 13, 2012 | Updated January 8, 2015

Tax season is upon us again. As you prepare to file your returns, we help investors get a leg up with our tutorial and complete list of ETFs that issue a Schedule K-1 form.


Innovation across the exchange-traded universe has brought forth a host of investment strategies to mainstream investors, allowing for access to previously difficult to reach corners of the global financial market. Aside from the well-known benefits of ETFs, like ease-of-use and transparency, the structure of these investment vehicles holds several, often times overlooked, tax benefits as […]