Trump’s tax returns may not come as quickly as some think – AOL News

WASHINGTON — President Trump is the only president since 1976 to keep his tax returns private, making Democrats eager to obtain the documents. But progressive lawmakers may not get their wish immediately, despite now being back in control of the House and more importantly, the Ways and Means Committee.There are a number of reasons why the process might take some time. One reason is that Democrats might wait to even formally request the returns through a law that allows certain committee heads to compel the Treasury Secretary to hand them over.Dan Rubin, a spokesman for Ways and Means Chairman Richard Neal, said he “wants to lay out a case about why presidents should be disclosing their tax returns before he formally forces him to do it.”

Source: Trump’s tax returns may not come as quickly as some think – AOL News

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