The first, and most obvious possibility, is that Trump is not a successful business person, at all. Instead he is an arch manipulator of borrowed funds, using them to give the appearance of a successful business career when he is, in fact, simply accumulating debt that he might well be unable to repay. The possibility that this might arise during the course of a second term in office is particularly worrying: how can the President go bankrupt?
The second, and again quite obvious interpretation of this information is to suggest that Trump is a massive tax avoiders,
They can’t both be true, obviously.
Trump could, of course, simply deny the claims in one very simple, and effective way: he could publish his tax returns.
Well, no, not really, not when the NYT is trying to claim both at the same time.