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Jeb Bush releases 33 years of tax returns as part of campaign

Jeb Bush releases 33 years of tax returns as part of campaign

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush made $7.4 million during 2013 and paid about 40% in taxes, according to his tax return, part of a disclosure of 33 years of tax information released Tuesday by his presidential campaign. Bush released the documents on his website, making a case for transparency in an ever more crowded Republican presidential field. On a statement he released on his website, he said he paid an average effective rate of 36%. Bush said there were a total of 1,150 pages, “largely because we have a broken tax system that’s one of the most convoluted and anti-growth in the world.” In the statement, Bush said he’s released more tax information than any...

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