Glossary BG Image

Tax Reform Act of 1984

Browse Terms By Number or Letter:
Financial Terms By: t
Tax Reform Act of 1984

Legislation enacted as part of the Deficit Reduction Act of 1984 to reduce the federal budget deficit. Among its provisions are a decrease in the minimum holding period for assets to qualify for long-term capital gains treatment from one year to six months.

Copyright © 2018, Campbell R. Harvey. All Worldwide Rights Reserved. Do not reproduce without explicit permission.