Romney Admits He’s Utterly Incompetent at Personal Finance

“Mitt Romney defended his foreign investments in an interview aired Sunday, noting that his personal finances have followed all U.S. laws and he got no special tax savings from a Swiss bank account.” [Politico]

3 comments:

10:02 pm • Sunday • August 26, 2012

Swiss tax is 15%.

11:07 pm • Sunday • August 26, 2012

@Benedick: Ah. No special tax savings from the Swiss. Mitt’s whole campaign is a live performance of a Bain contract.

1:47 am • Monday • August 27, 2012

That’s one thing that I’ve never understood about our kleptocracy. The wealthy have to hire so many people and construct these byzantine, world-wide fictitious financial schemes, that one wonders at what point it would be cheaper and easier just to pay the fucking taxes.

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