Mitt Romney is releasing his 2011 tax returns.
Romney aides on Friday said the Republican presidential nominee would give the public a look at his finished tax forms. Ahead of their release, expected at 3 p.m., aides said Romney earned almost $13.7 million last year and paid more than $1.9 million in taxes — an effective tax rate of 14.1 percent.
Romney’s campaign earlier estimated that Romney would pay about $3.2 million in taxes.
Romney paid about $3 million in federal income taxes in 2010 — or 13.9 percent.
In 2011, the Romneys paid $1,935,708 in taxes on $13,696,951 in mostly investment income.
–The Romneys’ effective tax rate for 2011 was 14.1%.
–The Romneys donated $4,020,772 to charity in 2011, amounting to nearly 30% of their income.