In 2015,Toni purchased 100 shares of common stock in Blue Corporation for $5,280.In 2016,Blue declared a stock dividend of one share of its common stock for each 10 shares held.In

In 2015,Toni purchased 100 shares of common stock in Blue Corporation for $5,280.In 2016,Blue declared a stock dividend of one share of its common stock for each 10 shares held.In 2017,Blue’s common stock split 2-for-1 at a time when the FMV was $80 a share.What is Toni’s basis in each of her shares of the Blue Corporation stock if both of the earlier stock dividends were tax-free?
A)$24 per share
B)$48 for 110 shares and $0 for all additional shares
C)$52.80 for 100 shares and $0 for all additional shares
D)$80 per share


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.