Definition of capital gains
- Stock sales resulted in millions of dollars in capital gains for the company.
- the capital gains tax
: of or conforming to the series A, B, C, etc. rather than a, b, c, etc.
: being the seat of government
: chief in importance or influence
: a stock of accumulated goods especially at a specified time and in contrast to income received during a specified period
: accumulated goods devoted to the production of other goods
: accumulated possessions calculated to bring in income
: resources or advantage acquired or increased : profit
: the act or process of acquiring something
: an increase in amount, magnitude, or degree
: to acquire or get possession of usually by industry, merit, or craft
: to win in competition or conflict
: to arrive at : reach, attain
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