Trump Accountant: Huge Losses? Yes. Criminal Activity? No

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At a glance

  • An accountant for former President Donald Trump testified Tuesday that the businessman reported annual losses for nearly 10 straight years on his tax returns, at one point reporting almost $1 billion lost in a two-year time period.
  • Donald Bender, a partner at accounting firm Mazars USA, spoke in front of the Manhattan Supreme Court earlier this week during the criminal tax fraud case against the Trump Organization.
  • The account also denied that he knew of any wrongdoing including former Trump Organization CFO Allen Weisselberg, whom he handled the taxes for.

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