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Mitt Romney Tax Returns

The Real Tax Issue: Mitt's vs. Mine

Andrew Cotto | Posted 11.19.2012 | Politics
Andrew Cotto

What does this say about our country when the extremely wealthy get special treatment? Just as capitalism is part of our democracy, so is fairness.

Michael McAuliff

Senate Leaders Slam Romney's 47 Percent Claims | Michael McAuliff | Posted 09.20.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) hammered Mitt Romney's charge that 47 percent of Americans pay no taxes and think they are vi...

Is Mitt in the 47 Percent? Did He Get Amnesty?

Paul Abrams | Posted 11.18.2012 | Politics
Paul Abrams

Now that Mitt has trashed half the country for not paying taxes, we are entitled to know whether Mitt is in that half or not.The only way to do that is to do what his father told him: release 12 years of your tax returns.

Romey's Hypocritical Request

The Daily Beast | Posted 11.13.2012 | Politics

As part of its vetting, the Romney campaign required at least some of the candidates on the short list--including the eventual winner of the GOP veeps...

LOOK: Outrageous Billboard Alleges Romney Cheated On His Taxes

Posted 09.12.2012 | Business

Apparently cheating on your taxes excuses all other types. Dating site has a new billboard up saying as much. The service, which ...

"Reasonable Suspicion" Now Applies to Mitt Romney

Carl Gibson | Posted 11.12.2012 | Politics
Carl Gibson

The Romneys deserve to be stopped-and-frisked over their missing tax returns by the press during every interview until they disclose them, because they're going to remain suspicious as hell until they show us what's really in there.

Sex and Taxes: What the Romney Returns and the Edwards Precedent Say About Political Slush Funds

The Sunlight Foundation | Posted 11.11.2012 | Politics
The Sunlight Foundation

Let's further suppose that, tax issue averted, Mitt Romney wins a narrow victory in November. How much access could that wealthy donor who paid the ransom expect?

Porn Mogul Offering Huge Sum For Romney's Tax Returns

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 09.09.2012 | Politics

Larry Flynt is at it again. The Hustler founder is offering a $1 million reward for information on Mitt Romney's taxes, AdWeek reports. Flynt, an o...

Hacking the Public Trust

Geoff Rips | Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics
Geoff Rips

I couldn't read about the alleged hacking of Mitt Romney's tax records without thinking that this smacks of the classic Karl Rove playbook.

Romney Theft Claim Becomes Stranger Than Fiction

AP | STEPHEN BRAUN | Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Assuming it's not a hoax, the purported theft of Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney's tax returns has all the trappings of...

Amanda Terkel

Mitt Romney's Swiss Bank Account Hammered By DNC Speakers | Amanda Terkel | Posted 09.05.2012 | Politics

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Mitt Romney's Swiss bank accounts and Cayman Island investments were hot topics on the opening night of the Democratic National Con...

Show Us the Long Forms, Mitt

Linda R. Monk, J.D. | Posted 10.28.2012 | Politics
Linda R. Monk, J.D.

Isn't Romney running as a smart businessman who can rescue the economy? What major corporation would execute a proposed merger without due diligence on the other company's books?

Sometimes the Personal Is Political

Marilyn Katz | Posted 10.24.2012 | Politics
Marilyn Katz

Rather than a distraction, Romney's 13 percent provides a clear view into the character of the man and the issues at the heart of the election -- the future of America's economy and social well being.

Here's Yet Another Way Mitt Romney May Have Dodged Taxes

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 08.24.2012 | Business

When you have as much money as Mitt Romney does, it becomes increasingly difficult to stuff it all away where tax collectors can't see it. But there a...

Ryan Grim

Romney's Tax Strategy May Have Employed Legally Dubious Maneuvers: Experts | Ryan Grim | Posted 09.01.2012 | Politics

UPDATE - 9/1/12: Bain Capital is now under investigation by the New York Attorney General's office for the dubious management fee conversion described...

Zach Carter

Harry Reid Could Get His Hands On Romney's Tax Returns | Zach Carter | Posted 08.22.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Although Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney refuses to release his tax returns from the years prior to 2010, Treasury Secreta...

Hey Mitt, Why Await 2011 Returns in October? Instead, Let's Have 2009 Returns...Now.

Paul Abrams | Posted 10.22.2012 | Politics
Paul Abrams

Speaking on behalf of the American people, or at least the 63% of us that are "small-minded," we would rather have your 2009 returns today than your 2011 returns on October 15th. In fact, we would rather have your 2009 returns rather than the 2011 returns anyhow.

Zach Carter

Mitt Romney's Taxes Enriched Foreign Governments | Zach Carter | Posted 08.20.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney sought and received $787,455 in foreign tax credits from the U.S. Treasury to cover his tax payments to other nations in 200...

Luke Johnson

Obama On Romney Tax Returns: 'I Do Not Think We Are Being Mean' | Luke Johnson | Posted 08.20.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama, at a surprise news conference Monday, called on presumptive GOP nominee Mitt Romney to release more years of his...

What Stoners and Mitt Romney Have in Common

Carl Gibson | Posted 10.20.2012 | Politics
Carl Gibson

Every smart weed smoker knows that while you're applying for jobs, it's best to stay clean. While all smokers have unique remedies they swear to when ...

Romney Campaign Makes Big Tax Return Announcement

Reuters | Posted 08.20.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Aug 19 (Reuters) - Republican U.S. presidential challenger Mitt Romney plans to make public his 2011 tax return by Oct. 15, a senior campa...

Lucia Graves

Eric Fehrnstrom Says Romney's Tax Returns 'Not An Issue' | Lucia Graves | Posted 08.19.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney advisor Eric Fehrnstrom brushed off inquiries into the presumptive Republican presidential nominee's tax returns Sunday, telling CNN that ...

Ryan Tax Returns Reveal Eyebrow-Raising News

AP | STEPHEN OHLEMACHER | Posted 08.18.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- When it comes to their federal taxes in the last two years, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney has paid a lower federal tax r...

Romney's Ryan Timing: A Taxing Matter?

Bruce Judson | Posted 10.17.2012 | Politics
Bruce Judson

As Mitt's dad noted, tax returns over a short period can be manipulated. By failing to provide verification of any kind, Mitt is failing to create trust among the electorate that he will ultimately need to govern, if he is elected.

The Daily Szep - Lines of the Times

Paul Szep | Posted 10.17.2012 | Comedy
Paul Szep