congressional oversight

Appellate Court Rules House Committee Can Subpoena Trump Tax Returns

By Gordon Ahl
Friday, October 11, 2019, 10:45 AM

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit rejected President Trump’s appeal to block the release of his tax returns to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform. The court’s decision affirmed that the Committee has the authority to subpoena the financial documents of the president and that Trump’s accounting firm, Mazars USA, must comply by submitting the requested information. The court opinion can be found here and below.