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The Canadian Gold Maple Leaf is a gold bullion coin that is issued annually by the Government of Canada. It is produced by the Royal Canadian Mint.
Why buy Canadian Maple Leaf Gold
The Canadian Gold Maple Leaf 0.25 oz (quarter oz or 1/4 oz) offers other advantages: (1) Because the Canadian Gold Maple Leaf 1 oz is minted and guaranteed as to weight and purity by the Royal Canadian Mint it is recognized and accepted as a world standard. This allows dealers to post daily buy and sell prices on these beautiful 1 oz coins which follow the world price of gold. (2) Because of the Royal Canadian Mint quality standards the Canadian Gold Maple Leaf 1 oz is accepted in your Individual Retirement Account. (3) Because the Royal Canadian Mint produced a significant number of these bullion coins the premium over spot is low and attractive to those who want a bullion investment. (4) The Canadian Gold Maple Leaf 1 oz is a pure gold coin which attracts the wider European and Asian audience. (5) The Royal Canadian Mint designed a hard plastic tube which holds 10 coins and snaps tightly shut so storage is convenient.
There is no reporting requirement when purchasing this bullion coin. If you sell 25 oz or more Canadian Gold Maple Leaf coins the transaction is reportable on Federal Form 1099B. If you sell less than 25 coins at any one time the transaction is not reportable by your dealer.