In Trump Donations, Big Tax Write-Offs and Claims That Don’t Always Add Up
Hidden financial records cast doubt on a number of his charitable commitments and show that most of his giving came from land deals that offset his income.
boasts about his charitable giving. But his tax records show it’s a mirage. More than 90% of what he’s “given” hasn’t involved giving at all — he’s simply agreed not to develop land.
New Tax Story: Donald Trump’s taxes show he didn't reach for his wallet for most of his charitable giving. The bulk of it came from donating land. His taxes also cast doubt on a number of charitable commitments he has boasted about.
Breaking: New NYT Trump tax report. Long-hidden tax records show that Trump didn't reach into his wallet for his charitable giving. The vast bulk came from simply agreeing not to develop land — in several cases, after he had shelved development plans.
SCOOP: Trump’s long-hidden tax records, obtained by
, cast doubt on his charitable commitments and show that most of his giving came from land deals that offset his income.
Donald Trump was paid roughly $4.5 million for Crippled America, his 2015 book. No, that is not a typo. He promised to give the proceeds to charity, though his taxes show not all of it went to good causes. New tax story here 👉
It's darkly funny that Trump's closing message consists of incoherent lies and innuendo about Biden and foreign money - and meanwhile here's Trump pocketing cash from Muammar Qaddafi.
The article, tho, is mainly about Trump's charitable deductions for conservation easements on his properties. We've basically known for a long time that he's taking phony deductions, but there's new detail here. NYS is investigating. IRS should be too.
Trump’s “charitable” contributions are mostly just massive tax scams
Breaking News: President Trump's taxes cast doubt on his claims about his charitable giving
Tax cheat and NOW charity fraudster: Trump’s Philanthropy: Big Tax Write-Offs and Claims That Don’t Always Add Up - The New York Times
Conservation easements are really egregious scam, so no surprise to find that Donald Trump has exploited them to the hilt.
This isn’t #philanthropy. It’s self-serving manipulation of the tax laws, via