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Trump / Finances & Tax Schemes / "New York Times" Investigation / Buettner Interview #1130628

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 02, 2018
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) A "New York Times" story on President Trump's wealth being hidden by tax schemes introduced. [Six times during the campaign, TRUMP - says he started off with a million-dollar loan & built a 10-billion dollar company & paid his father back.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's "New York Times" reporter Russ Buettner about the story. [BUETTNER - offer views on the Trump finances story: Trump's father's tax schemes when Donald was young, how the father never made a bad deal, but Donald got into financial trouble in the '80s with the father bailing him out, how Fred passed his holdings to the kids before he died using a trust paying no/little gift taxes.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Jeffrey Toobin, Trump author Michael D'Antonio & tax law expert Lee-Ford Tritt about the Trump finances. [TOOBIN - offers views on how if you are rich you can set up a tax system.] [TRITT - offers views on how the wealthy are following laws set up by Congress, but the Trumps are pushing legality & ethics.] [D'ANTONIO - offers views on how this story fits Fred & Donald Trump with Fred using rent trickery.]

Reporter(s):
Cooper, Anderson
Duration:
00:11:30

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