The Truth About Trading

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The second part of the "Trading As A Business" series. In this episode, I will discuss the basic requirements established by the IRS to be eligible for qualifying as a trading business, or getting the Tax Trading Status. Even though I’m going to cover this in depth, I highly recommend that you consult a tax professional.

Show Notes

The guidelines used to determine whether a business qualifies as a “ traders in security” is found on the IRS Website under Topic 429: 
As we consider this set of guidelines, please remember to consult a professional CPA., established by Robert Green, has a few golden rules regarding the IRS guidelines for your business.  Learn more about their consulting services here:
What is needed for the IRS to recognize you as a trader?  Refer to this article from the IRS titled “Traders In Securities” :
To find a  consultation on these services, please visit 

What is The Truth About Trading?

This podcast is for everybody interested stock trading, option trading, investing in real estate, making money and motivation. Your host is Markus Heitkoetter, a self-made multi-millionaire, bestselling author, and the Leading Trading and Investment Expert. Markus Heitkoetter is also the CEO and Founder of Rockwell Trading.