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The glossary
Capital gain

A capital gain is an increase in the value of a capital asset that occurs when the asset is sold. It can apply to any type of asset, including investments and those purchased for personal use. Capital gain is subject to taxes.

Anecdote

Private investors do not pay tax on capital gains achieved through investing their assets. Professional investors, on the other hand, must account for capital gains in their taxable income.

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