The shocking claim that Donald Trump paid only $750 in federal taxes has dominated headlines after a New York Times report into his financial affairs, but it is far from the only surprising sum exposed by the documents. Here are some of the key figures:
Federal tax Trump paid in 2016, when he won the presidency.
Federal tax Trump paid the following year.
Federal tax paid by Trump in 10 of the previous 15 years, including 2014 and 2015.
$100,000 a year
By comparison, the kind of figure regularly paid in federal taxes by Trump’s predecessors, Barack Obama and George W Bush
Paid to style Trump’s hair for television, claimed as expenses.
The total sum nine of Trump’s companies have paid as expenses to style Ivanka Trump’s hair.
The amount written off as expenses to hire a photographer taking photographs at the Mar-a-Lago club.
“Consulting fees” charged as a business expense between 2010 and 2018, at least some of which appears…