Mitt Romney is using a loophole to shield his assets and investments from public review

The Washington Post                                            CHICAGO, IL — Obama for America Campaign Manager Jim Messina released the following statement on today’s Washington Post report:

“Mitt Romney has asked Americans to elect him President based on his experience as a corporate buyout specialist.  Each week, new questions are raised about whether he took unusual steps to avoid paying his fair share in taxes.  Today’s report suggests that Governor Romney is exploiting a loophole in order to shield his assets and investments from public review.”  

 “Mitt Romney has put his personal financial assets in a black box and hid the key, attempting to play by a different set of rules than any candidate in recent history. In fact, Mitt Romney’s own father released 12 years of tax returns when he ran for president.  President Bush released his tax returns dating back to 1991.  And President Obama released his returns dating back to 2000 when he ran for president.”

“Governor Romney provided 23 years worth of tax returns to the McCain campaign so they could determine if he would make a suitable Vice President.  He must meet that same standard now so that the American people may judge whether he would be a suitable President, and whether there are any conflicts of interest that could cloud his judgment.”

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Show us your tax returns, Mitt. The American people need to know if there are any conflicts of interest.

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One Response to Mitt Romney is using a loophole to shield his assets and investments from public review

  1. What are you hiding, Mitt Romney? Show us those tax returns!

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