NEW: ⁦⁩ 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