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Sales, Trades, Exchanges

Question: What form(s) do we need to fill out to report the sale of rental property?


Report the gain or loss on the sale of rental property on Form 4797 (.pdf), Sales of Business Property. Individuals typically use Schedule D (Form 1040) (.pdf), Capital Gains and Losses, together with Form 4797.

For further information, refer to:

Category: Sale or Trade of Business, Depreciation, Rentals
Subcategory: Sales, Trades, Exchanges

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