Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

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6.  Income Taxes

 

Our effective income tax rate increased from 34.6% for the three months ended November 2, 2013 to 65.3% for the three months ended November 1, 2014 and from 35.6% for the nine months ended November 2, 2013 to 51.5% for the nine months ended November 1, 2014 primarily because certain Jos. A. Bank transaction costs may not be deductible.