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I have shares in a company I used to work for acquired

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Hi I have shares in a company I used to work for acquired through a mix of SAYE, free shares, bonus payment and partnership shares. They are all held as ordinary shares managed via Capita portal. Is there a simple way to work out CGT on share sale?
Submitted: 17 days ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  bigduckontax replied 17 days ago.

Hello, in a worn no, but overall how much gain is involved were you to sell?

Customer: replied 17 days ago.
That’s my issue I can no longer tell which shares had what value at acquisition
Expert:  bigduckontax replied 17 days ago.

You have a non cumulative Annual Exempt Amount (AEA) of 11.3K to offset gains. If you are not going to exceed this figure then there is no CGT due on disposal.

Customer: replied 17 days ago.
This tells me less than I already knew - I will be requesting a refund