Tag: trump taxes

John McCain Announces Support For Senate GOP Tax Bill

Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) on Thursday announced that he is voting in favor of the Senate GOP’s tax overhaul bill, a major win for Republican leadership. β€œI believe this legislation, though far from perfect, would enhance American competitiveness, boost the economy, and provide long overdue tax relief for middle class families,” McCain said in a…

Rachel Maddow Released 2005 β€˜Trump Tax Returns’

Donald Trump earned more than $150 million in the year 2005β€”and paid just a small percentage of that in regular federal income taxes. Daily Beast contributor David Cay Johnston has obtained what appear to be the first two pages of Trump’s 2005 federal income-tax return, and published an analysis of those pages on his website,…

Collins: I’m Open To Trump Tax Subpoena

Republican Senator Susan Collins of Maine said on Wednesday that she’s open to using a subpoena to investigate the tax returns of President Donald Trump in order to ascertain potential connections to Russia. Collins is on the Senate Intelligence Committee which is looking into Russian interference in the election last year. Collins said on Maine…

Trump Avoided Taxes With Legally Dobious Methods

A new report has been released of how Donald Trump avoid paying taxes for more than a decade using legally dubious maneuvers his own lawyers suggested the IRS would find improper if they were to audit him. According to The New York Times, the now-Republican presidential nominee avoided reporting hundreds of millions of dollars in…