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Mitt Romney and Off-Shore Citizenship

Andrew Offenburger | Posted 12.18.2012 | Business
Andrew Offenburger

Mitt Romney appears to benefit from his own brand of off-shore citizenship. We need the full decade of documents, because a person's tax record with the government reveals much about his or her commitment to the state.

Ben Hallman

Which Would You Rather Have: A Bain Capital Portfolio Or A Senate Pension? To Romney, They're The Same | Ben Hallman | Posted 10.17.2012 | Business

When all else fails, there's always the "you do it too" defense. Hammered for months by the Obama campaign over his investments in China and his d...

Why I Love Derek Jeter and Dislike Mitt Romney

Michael Ian Black | Posted 11.27.2012 | Politics
Michael Ian Black

How I wish I had Mitt Romney's talent. Wish I could, through my own financial prestidigitation, transform a dollar bill into two, or two million. Where my admiration for Mitt Romney ends is at Owen Roberts International Airport, two miles southeast of George Town, the picturesque capital of Grand Cayman Island.

The Right's Eyebrow-Raising Defense of Romney's Foreign Tax Havens

Paul Abrams | Posted 11.22.2012 | Politics
Paul Abrams

Finding this all a bit mind-boggling -- imagine what "anti-American" screams would be belching forth from the right if President Obama had even one dime of his money in the Caymans -- I wanted to find out how the right-wing justified these alien havens.

Zach Carter

Romney Admits Cayman Islands Accounts Used To 'Not Be Subject To Taxes' | Zach Carter | Posted 07.19.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Some tax experts are alarmed by Mitt Romney's apparent admission that Bain Capital set up offshore accounts in the Cayman Islands to hel...

Reminder: Offshore Tax Havens Cost U.S. Government A Crazy Amount

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 07.11.2012 | Business

On Tuesday, after Mitt Romney said he had "no idea where" his offshore investments were, Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) came to his aid, saying "it's really ...

WATCH: Woman Confronts Romney About Offshore Funds

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 02.11.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney was forced to defend his offshore accounts on Friday when confronted by a woman at a town hall event in Maine, CBS News reports. "Do yo...

You Can Bet Romney Doesn't Stash Millions of Dollars in Cayman Islands to Work on Its Tan

Miles Mogulescu | Posted 03.28.2012 | Politics
Miles Mogulescu

There are many places in the world to safely park millions of dollars in assets. People don't seek out a P.O. Box in the Caymans to stash their cash to help their money get a tan. The do so to lower their taxes or to take advantage of bank secrecy.

Sam Stein

Mitt Romney Will Amend Financial Disclosures | Sam Stein | Posted 03.27.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney Tax Returns: GOP Candidate Amending Financial Disclosures After Release

Friday Talking Points -- Out of Touch

Chris Weigant | Posted 03.21.2012 | Politics
Chris Weigant

OK, to be completely honest, we just felt like beating up on some Republicans today. Mitt Romney's really been making this easy, by his pathetic response to the charges being hurled at him by fellow Republicans.

The End of Romney

John R. Talbott | Posted 03.20.2012 | Politics
John R. Talbott

By bastardizing the intent of IRA legislation meant to help working Americans save for retirement, Romney has succeeded in shielding $20 million to $100 million of his staggering personal wealth from all taxes to date, an effective tax rate of 0%.

Sam Stein

Mitt Romney, As Governor, Went After Corporations Seeking Tax Havens | Sam Stein | Posted 01.19.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Faced with the need to replenish state coffers, then-Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney chose on multiple occasions to target corporations t...

Romney's Offshore Investments Revealed

Posted 01.18.2012 | Politics

GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney holds millions of dollars in offshore investments, a new report from ABC News finds. While it is unclear whe...