Your cost basis will be split between Ebay and Paypal with most of your basis going to PayPal. I don't think the percentages have been announced yet, but you won't be able to claim all your basis in original Ebay to a sale of Ebay.
Your cost basis is split between Ebay and PayPal in percentages that have yet to be released. Soon you will be able to visit either company's investor relations online and get the exact percentages. If you hold the shares in street name at a brokerage, your broker may get those figures and enter them in your data.
" I know there's a bit in San Rafael. I heard some was hidden on a car in a small parking lot. What does that mean? I guess one never knows what one can learn on a chat board. Even like learning to leave people alone."