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Who Leaked Part of Donald Trump´s
2005 Federal Tax Return

New Yorker, by John Cassidy

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Posted By:FlyRight, 3/15/2017 4:21:13 PM

During last year’s election campaign, some tax experts and financial reporters suggested that Donald Trump may not have paid any federal income taxes since the nineteen-nineties. Trump’s dogged refusal to release any of his returns contributed to this speculation. So did his state tax returns from 1995, portions of which were sent to the Times. These showed that he had used aggressive accounting tactics, taking a loss that year of more than nine hundred million dollars. Experts suggested that Trump might have exploited this huge write-off in subsequent years, too, greatly reducing or eliminating his tax liabilities. “It is likely


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Reply 1 - Posted by: lakerman1, 3/15/2017 6:29:55 PM     (No. 11190622)

Cassidy was chasing his tail on this one - running around and around in circles, advancing nothing.
Note the bias in language -
aggressive accounting tactics?? exploited this huge write-off??

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Reply 2 - Posted by: rmsimms, 3/15/2017 6:31:02 PM     (No. 11190624)

He at least noticed the "CLIENT COPY" stamp in the signature box...which makes him smarter that Madcow and her MSNBC handlers.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 3/15/2017 7:17:38 PM     (No. 11190675)

I would like to see the Clinton tax returns. All of it, including the Clinton Foundation.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: bighambone, 3/16/2017 1:17:30 AM     (No. 11190890)

In the unlikely event If Trump mailed that federal tax return face page to the reporter it would not be in violation of any law, but would show that Trump is a lot smarter than the reporter and Madcow.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: pa104inf, 3/18/2017 8:40:45 AM     (No. 11193608)

The "Client Copy" stamp means nothing. This return could have come from an investor or his office, a bank or anybody in the bank, a prospective partner, etc.

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