Bain's Tax Dodge: Double Irish With A Dutch Sandwich

by
Abby Zimet

Wait, There's More Dept: The Dutch newspaper De Volkskrant and the site Follow The Money have published a report detailing how Bain Capital/ Mitt Romney likely avoided paying $100 million in taxes through a convoluted scheme involving an infamous Dutch loophole. Mitt slime: the gift that just keeps giving. Google translation is rough, but you get the idea and it has more detail. The New York Times even has a graph for the maneuver.

 

Sustain our Journalism

If you believe in Common Dreams, if you believe in people-powered independent journalism, please support our Spring drive now and help progressive media that believes as passionately as you do in defending the common good and building a more just, sustainable, and equitable world.

Share This Article

More in: