He skated on nothing. His income is primarily derived from capital gains and dividends, which are taxed at a lower rate BECAUSE THEY HAVE ALREADY BEEN TAXED AT THE CORPORATE RATE ON THE PAYER.
They are also derived from RISK capital. There is no guarantee that you're going to make money at all. They are also the main investment vehicle that drives our economic engine. Historical fact that you can easily research - every time we have reduced the capital gains tax, the government took in MORE tax revenue.
Charitable contributions are deductible. Just because YOU have some kind on bone to pick with the Mormons doesn't make them any less a charitable organization.
I can't stand Romney. I will not vote for him under any circumstances. But he did nothing illegal or unethical, and is CERTAINLY paying "his fair share."
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