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Day Trading: Mark-to-Market 475(f) Election?

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My trading accounts qualify for Trader Tax Status, my investment accounts do not. They are kept completely separate. This is made easier by the fact that I do not manage my investment accounts somebody else does, but it shouldn't matter either way. I thought Green did a great blog on this but couldn't find it. I did find his Forbes article similair to his Golden Rules for Trader Tax Status though.

https://www.forbes.com/sites/greatspeculations/2017/06/07/how-to-become-eligible...benefits/2/#6c7068e839e6

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