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  • Newt Gingrich: Romney Flip-Flopped On Tax Cuts
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  • Romney's Tax Returns and Effective Tax Rates of the Rich ...
    Romney’s Tax Returns and ... deal of confusion over how much wealthy taxpayers actually pay in taxes and at what ... highest average tax rate paid by anyone ...
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  • Mitt Romney says 47 percent of Americans pay no income tax
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  • Taxes at the Top
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    10/24/2017 - 3:30 am | View Website
  • As It Happens, Romney Paid More Taxes Than He Owed
    That section saved Mr. Romney and his wife exactly $1 in taxes in 2010. The savings from foreign tax credits were much larger — $129,697. That inevitably raised questions about just which countries the Romneys paid taxes to. The answer seems to be that they do not know.
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    10/22/2012 - 3:39 pm | View Website
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