Bain-gate: What Do Romney's Tax Returns Say? Romney can settle the dispute over his tenure at Bain by releasing the tax returns. What did Romney claim on his tax returns? http://www.latimes.com/news/politic...-bain-departure-date-20120713,0,6999199.story ""Either Mitt Romney misrepresented his tenure at Bain to the SEC or he misrepresented it to the voters of Massachusetts," said Ben LaBolt, an Obama campaign spokesman, on Fox News. "If he released more documents, like further tax returns, we would know the extent of his involvement at Bain during this period. If he released board minutes, we'd know the extent of his involvement at Bain.""