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MEGAN MCARDLE: Trump’s 1995 Return Shows Good Tax Policy at Work. Why did people see scandalous t…

MEGAN MCARDLE: Trump’s 1995 Return Shows Good Tax Policy at Work. Why did people see scandalous tax avoidance in this case? At issue is the “net operating loss,” an accounting term that means basically what it sounds like: When you net out your expenses against the money you took in, it turns out that you […]
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