Bidens Donate 1.5 Percent of Income to Charity in 2011farm7.static.flic...
Made popular 1203 days ago in Politics — President Obama and Vice President Biden released their tax returns today, ahead of Tax Day, which is on April 17 this year (since April 15 falls on a Sunday and Monday is a Washington, D.C. holiday).

According to the White House, "Together, [the Bidens] reported adjusted gross income of $379,035. The Bidens paid $87,900 in total federal tax for 2011. They paid $13,843 in Delaware income tax and $3,614 in Virginia income tax. The Bidens contributed $5,540 to charity in 2011."

In other words, the Bidens donated less than 1.5 percent of their adjusted gross income to charity.

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Are you impressed by the generosity of the number two democRAT politician in the country?
Surprised they gave anything. They are so much better at spending OPM than in spending their own.
He must not be able to skim nearly as much as when 'serving' in the Senate.
All people from Delaware are just thrifty is all.
Hey, they are no tighter than Bill and Hillary. At least Jill did not deduct $35 for the donation of Joe's used underwear. (maybe, we have not seen the details reported)
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