Friday, August 17, 2012
Ryan Tax Returns: Paid 'Whopping' 15 to 20 Percent
The veep pick releases as promised exactly two years of returns, for 2009 and 2010, showing that he and wealthy wife paid just 15.9% rate one year and 20% another. "The couple filed an amended return in 2011, because their original return understated their income by $61,122 — a mistake they attributed to accidentally omitting income from the trust."
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