Cost Depletion Calculator
(equals total paid plus commissions)
Note: Leave blank if you still own this block of units
What is this for?
This calculator will figure out the depletion amount based off your information.
What is the definition of "cost basis"?
The cost basis is the total purchase price plus any commissions paid.
Can you tell me what the cost basis for my units is?
No. Since we don't maintain any Unitholder records, you should consult your broker or reivew your files for that information.
I recieved my units in the original distribution from Sabine Corp. What is the "date purchased" I should use?
You should use 12/31/1982 for your purchase date.
I purchased more than one block of units. Can I input the basis for all those units at one time?
No. You will need to calculate the delpetion for each block of untis purchased separately.
I sold my units in one year but the results show the previous year as the last year owned. Why?
You sold your units before the first record date of that particular year; therefore you only owned the units through the previous year.
Note: For answers to other questions relating to the Trust in general and income tax questions, please go to the Home page.
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