By David Jackson, USA Today

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump cited "write offs," "depreciation," tax shelters and accounting gamesmanship as reasons for business losses in the 1980s and 1990s after The New York Times reported details of his tax returns.

The Times said Trump's businesses lost more than $1 billion from 1985 to 1994 – and he was able to avoid paying taxes in eight of those 10 years. Trump disputed the Times story but did not specify his objections.

Read the full story on the USA Today website.

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The Happy Hamster
The Happy Hamster

But will they even listen to his explanation? I wish they could all just get along.