Does the merger between ETE and ETP imply for tax purposes that I sold my ETP shares and then purchased the ETE sahres?
Its not a taxable event. Here's an answer to a similar question that should help: https://ttlc.intuit.com/questions/4726806-how-to-merge-passive-losses-in-mlp-merger
**Note also, I'm not a Tax Preparer/CPA. Just a volunteer. seasoned, TurboTax user. Use any advice accordingly!