Capital Loss Carryover

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Capital Loss Carryover

Description and Definition of Capital Loss Carryover

The amount of capital loss not allowed as a deduction in the current year and carried over to the next year. A capital loss that is not deductible because it exceeds the annual $3,000 capital loss ceiling. A carryover loss may be deducted from capital gains of later years plus up to $3,000 of ordinary income.


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