Trump surrogate Rudy Giuliani made the rounds on the Sunday shows this weekend and had the unenviable job of defending Trump against the bombshell report in The New York Times revealing he may have legally avoided paying taxes for as many as eighteen years.
Giuliani called Trump a "genius" for his tax avoidance, and claimed that Trump would have somehow been sued for not taking the deductions on his personal income taxes: Giuliani defends Trump: He had an obligation to use deductions:
Rudy Giuliani on Sunday defended Donald Trump after a New York Times report showed the Republican presidential nominee may have avoided paying federal taxes for up to 18 years.
The former New York mayor dismissed a Times report that Mr. Trump had declared a $916 million loss that could have allowed him to avoid paying federal income taxes.
Rudy Giuliani, a close adviser to Donald Trump, says the Republican candidate is a "genius" if he avoided federal income taxes and noted that poor people can take advantage the same tax "loophole." Chris Christie says a new report s...
Donald Trump's allies argued Sunday that a New York Times report revealing that Donald Trump might have avoided paying taxes for 18 years shows the Republican candidate is "genius" and the best person to implement tax reform. "What ...
Top political surrogates for Donald J. Trump defended him amid revelations that he could have legally avoided paying income tax for years, while Sen. Bernie Sanders called the development "outrageous."