NPR

Mnuchin Says He Has 'Not Yet' Reviewed Memo Mandating IRS Turn Over Trump Tax Returns

The Treasury secretary has refused to comply with a House subpoena from a committee chairman requesting the agency turn over Trump's tax returns.
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says he has not reviewed an IRS memo that says the president must turnover his tax returns to Congress. Source: Mark Wilson

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said he has "not yet" reviewed a confidential draft Internal Revenue Service memo, which reportedly said the agency must turn over a president's tax returns to Congress, unless the president asserts executive

You're reading a preview, sign up to read more.

More from NPR

NPR5 min readFood & Wine
Diversifying Crops Is Good For The Planet. But Can It Be Good For Farmers' Wallets?
Fertilizer runoff is fueling the toxic algae bloom in the Gulf of Mexico. Farmers could help, by growing crops in rotation to reduce the need for fertilizer. But it's unclear who will buy them.
NPR7 min readPolitics
How A Complicated Web Connects 2 Soviet-Born Businessmen With The Impeachment Inquiry
The case of Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman blurs the line between impeachment and a criminal investigation — and unfolds like a mystery novel. The Giuliani associates face campaign finance charges.
NPR1 min read
PG&E Imposes New Power Shutoffs In Parts Of Northern California To Avert Wildfires
California's largest utility says "critical fire weather" makes outages necessary in 17 counties.