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Original issue discount

• Is a bond which is sold at a discount to par. It can also be a zero coupon bond. This designation refers to either corporate or treasury bonds. The accretion on these bonds can be subject to taxation even though there is no periodic cash flow.

 
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Treasury bond
Zero coupon bond
 
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