US News reports: It now appears likely FBI Special Counsel Robert Mueller has crossed what President Donald Trump has said is a clear “red line” by gaining access to the president’s tax returns as part of a broadening investigation looking for links between Trump’s business interests, his presidential campaign and Russia. Show More Summary
Filing you next tax return is probably the furthest thing from your mind right now. But you might want to give it at least a little attention. It’s only September, but in case you haven’t heard there was a huge data breach recently and nearly half of the entire country was likely affected. Show More Summary
I wonder if California would go through with this? The California State Assembly on Thursday passed a bill that would require all presidential candidates to release their tax returns prior to being placed on the state’s ballot. The bill, called the Presidential Tax Transparency and Accountability Act, passed the state Assembly on a 42-18 vote […]
Presidential candidates will be required to release their tax return before they are allowed to run in California. The bill, called the Presidential Tax Transparency and Accountability Act, has now been sent to the state's governor Jerry Brown for his signature. Show More Summary
California passed SB 149 through the State Assembly on Thursday. This bill, if made law, would compel all presidential candidates to release their tax returns if they wanted their names to be considered on the state’s ballot. SB 149 states: Existing...Show More Summary
Election Tax Returns In an effort to force present presidents running for re-election and future presidential candidates to release income tax returns, California passed SB249 Disclose Act. California became the first state to require presidential candidates to release their tax returns in order to appear on the state ballot. Lawmakers sent Gov. Jerry Brown AB249 […]
California's state legislature on Thursday passed a bill called the Presidential Tax Transparency and Accountability Act, requiring future presidential candidates to publicly release their tax returns before the state includes them on the ballot. The candidate would need to turn in their tax returns for the previous five years.
In this op-ed in the Washington Post, columnist Catherine Rampell comments on a proposal in the Budget Committee Report 115-240 explaining the current budget legislation. It's a proposal to tighten up processing of tax returns claiming the Earned Income Tax Credit (ETIC). She writes: Never accuse Republicans of being uncreative....
The White House legislative director said Trump will reveal his tax returns after an IRS audit is finished.
Tax refund season is well underway, and if you’re one of the lucky ones, you will have received a sizeable tax refund that you can put towards whatever takes your fancy. If you’re not so lucky, you may be wondering why you ended up with a much smaller amount than usual. Show More Summary
Washington Post editorial board: Unfortunately but predictably, an effort that would have forced release of [President] Trump's tax information was shut down last week by House Republicans. In a party-line vote Thursday, the House Ways...Show More Summary
Republicans have again voted against forcing Donald Trump to release his tax returns. In a 21-14 vote, the tax committee of the House of Representatives rejected another Democratic resolution directing the Treasury Department to provide Congress with the President’s tax returns and other financial information. Show More Summary
Maybe you’ve always dreamed of winning the lottery and buying a mansion of your own, but in reality, you won a couple grand on a scratcher. Or maybe you have a little bit of that tax returned still saved up. What can you buy for a meager $2,...
Congressional Republicans are still taking steps to keep the president's tax returns hidden, even from Congress.
See ya. by Heidi Groover See ya. ALEX WONG/GETTY After an exhausting few months hiding from his constituents, refusing to demand Donald Trump's tax returns, and voting to strip people of their healthcare, Republican Congressman DaveShow More Summary
BOSTON (AP) — A proposed Massachusetts ballot question that would require presidential candidates to release their tax returns from the prior six years to secure a spot on the state primary ballot has cleared a key hurdle. Democratic...Show More Summary
Critics say the U.S. Constitution already sets out qualifications to become president and it's not up to states to add new qualifications. Continue reading ? The post Could states compel presidential candidates to release their tax returns? appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
A Baton Rouge woman faces felony charges for allegedly falsifying hundreds of state income tax returns in a fraud scheme that cost Louisiana taxpayers more than $120,000. The Louisiana Department … Click to Continue »
Guest post by Amy Read at American Lookout: Women’s March organizer, Tamika Mallory, went on a belligerent rant where she claimed that somehow President Trump’s tax returns are directly linked to missing girls across the United States. Show More Summary
Mueller has reportedly teamed up with the Criminal Investigation unit of the IRS. Uh oh, Trump and Manafort!