Perhaps the biggest mistake we could make when considering Trump’s taxes is that he’s in some way unique. If Donald Trump has been able to get away with robbing the American people, what do you think the billionaires who fund the campaigns of both candidates for the Presidency are currently getting away with? What are they getting away with not only in terms of their personal finances, but their businesses …
Lauren, this is an excellent point. The true story is that he was able to get away with it. Our same federal government that provides relentless oversight on our taxes, turns a blind eye to billionaire.
Thanks for writing this article. I think that Americans need to keep having these conversations because together we can change the system that so often treats wealthy citizens entirely different.