Critics ding Mitt Romney for lack of transparency on tax returns

On Friday, Mitt Romney announced that he was getting an extension on his 2011 tax return, and critics who have been calling for more extensive releases from past years were quick to pounce.

A Washington Post editorial on Monday titled “Mitt Romney’s Secrets” criticized Romney’s slowness on releasing tax returns and his unwillingness to name his bundlers, the influential individuals who collect donations from others, serving as middlemen for campaign funds.

As the Post notes, Obama has released a comprehensive list of his bundlers, but Romney has not done the same.

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