New Club Just Started
Hi Bivions, My name is Charles. I am the (novice) organizer of an investment club formed by family and friends. We are an LLC and we opened our account with TD Ameritrade as an Investment Club. None of us have any experience with investment clubs ...
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Disbanding club
We aren't quite ready to disband but the topic came up. Members would like to divide each stock among the members. Is this reasonable? We would start to make sure the number of shares of each stock is divisible by the number of members. I ...
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State Income Tax Filing for clubs that are established in states without state income tax
Our club is in its infancy, and we are registered as a general partnership in Texas, a no-state-income-tax state. It was established as a club for family and extended family members but we were skittish about encouraging non-Texas membership, and we currently have no members ...
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Checking account for investment club
Our investment club is in the process of re-locating from Foliofn and possibly can be "grandfathered?" into Schwab as a partnership (and on the grounds of individual account balances) but we are confused about the availability of check-writing services. Do you clubs with Schwab enjoy ...
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Distribute Stocks for Disbanding Club - Just Say No
Our valuation date was 30 Sept. I the treasurer am still on Dec 18 (13 days from end of calendar year) fussing with checks and withdrawals and the like since, despite Bivio recommending otherwise, and me conveying to club members that transferring stock on club ...
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Virtual audit
Fellow bivions, We annual audit the books of our Club with two "Disinterested Partners." With the virus we are doing everything virial ie., Zoom, Go2Mtg. etc. So, how do we do a virtual audit? I am open for suggestions. Larry Reno Director Georgia Chapter of ...
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Investing in Foreign Registered Stocks
Our club is considering investment in NEXCF (Nextech AR Solutions Corp) which is registered in Canada and is not listed on US Exchanges (OTC only). Over the years I have heard clubs and Bivio representatives caution about investing in OTC foreign registered stocks due to ...
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When should a withdrawing member be removed from bivo access/email
We have members make a full withdraw from our Investment club and I was wondering at what time do we remove them from Bivio email and access to our Bivio account. Or is there a way they they will only have access to retrieve their ...
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Folio and 1099s
Since those that have left Folio for another broker, we are not able to access their site. Will they mail 1099's? Marty Eckerle
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Governor Newsome's Tax
Ita€(TM)s a California tax On Tue, Dec 8, 2020 at 11:50 AM Charles L Tatum, II via <user* > wrote: I was unaware of that.A Is there no provision for investment clubs.A We are not a business.A Other than capital gains taxes ...
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The Fun Never Stops in 2020 - Attn Folio Clubs
I appreciate you all for passing on all of your "legwork". Super helpful info Anyone use eTrade? Sent from my iPhone On Dec 7, 2020, at 12:49 PM, wrote:  Ok more info Sent from my iPhone Begin forwarded message: From: "Daniel Williams via ...
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Quest For Positive Relative Returns
Do other clubs still utilize the Quest For Positive Relative Returns? Does bivio still offer this service? If so, how does a club go about having their records updated? Regards, Rick J. Nosky, Treasurer, Tactical Gains Investment Fund
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Pfizer - Viatris. Inc transaction
I have read the documents telling us that it is a tax-free spinoff, visited three corporate websites and visited a few other places, but I could not find information telling me how to book the transaction. Has your resident expert arrived at a methodology?
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This message was sent securely using Zix (R) The other day you mentioned ETFs and how they may differ in their tax consequences. Not wanting to put any un do burden on our Treasurer at tax time, is there a way that we can find ...
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Has my emails reached bivio support?
Laurie; I have sent two emails earlier this week to bivio support. Neither have been acknowledged. My previous experience with bivio support has been excellent so I am concerned that my emails are not reaching bivio support. I have checked my own email system, including ...
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