capital gains

capital gains
capital gains plural noun
Profits from the sale of bonds or other assets
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Main Entry:capital

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noun [plural]
: money that you get by selling property at a higher price than the price that you paid to buy it

Stock sales resulted in millions of dollars in capital gains for the company.

the capital gains tax

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ˌcapital ˈgains [capital gains] noun plural
profits that you make from selling sth, especially property

to pay

capital gains tax

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