Advisers Readying Investors To Sell Stock as Fiscal Cliff Looms

Advisers Readying Investors To Sell Stock as Fiscal Cliff Looms

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If Congress does nothing, the top federal tax rate on ordinary income would reach 39.6 percent, up from 35 percent, and the top rate on capital gains would be 23.8 percent, up from 15 percent.