Tracy Bloom / TruthdigJul 9, 2012
"Like father, like son" the old saying goes. But according to New York Times columnist Paul Krugman's latest Op-Ed, Mitt Romney is nothing like George Romney, as far as wealth and the disclosure of it are concerned. And that is not a good thing. Dig deeper ( 2 Min. Read )
By Megan Murphy and Vanessa Houlder, Financial Times, and Jeff Gerth, ProPublicaApr 16, 2012
In November 2001, the Bank of New York quietly transferred nearly $8 billion of its assets -- almost 10 percent of its holdings at the time -- to a trust in the small, business-friendly state of Delaware in a critical first step in setting up a tax shelter that has cost the government more than $1 billion in revenue in the past decade. Dig deeper ( 7 Min. Read )
Staff / TruthdigAug 31, 2011
Compensation for 25 of the highest-paid U.S. CEOs exceeded the amount their corporations paid in taxes in 2010, according to a study published by a Washington think tank Wednesday. (more) Dig deeper ( 1 Min. Read )
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