The Freedom from Religion Foundation Files Suit Against Trump Regarding Executive Order

The Freedom from Religion Foundation filed a lawsuit against President Donald Trump regarding his May 4, 2017, Executive Order that requires the IRS to not pursue churches or religious organizations that engage in political speech. The prohibition against churches or…

June 22, 2017

President Trump Pulls Back on Church Political Speech Enforcement

On May 4, 2017, President Trump signed an Executive Order directing the Treasury Department to not take any adverse action against any house of worship or religious organization that speaks out on “political issues of religious perspective.” If you are…

June 06, 2017

President Trump’s Taxes Continue to Stir Controversy

If you are a regular reader of this blog, you are aware that President Trump has consistently refused to release his tax returns, halting a 40-year trend of Presidents and Presidential candidates who have released their tax returns to the…

February 07, 2017

Donald Trump’s Conflict of Interest Issues Continue

On January 11, 2017, then President-Elect Trump stated his intention to turn over management of the Trump Organization to his adult sons in an effort to avoid any conflicts of interest as President. Under the proposed plan, all of the…

January 25, 2017

Trump to Face Complicated Tax Consequences of Assuming the Presidency

Presidents-elect typically have to divest themselves of certain assets or investments prior to assuming the Presidency in order to avoid any conflicts of interest while President. Federal employees are subject to various ethics rules and are prohibited from holding financial…

January 03, 2017

Actor Alec Baldwin Offers to Stop Impersonating Donald Trump if Trump Releases his Tax Returns

If you are a regular reader of this blog, you are aware that President-Elect Trump has steadfastly refused to release his tax returns, bucking a 40-year trend of Presidents and Presidential candidates that have released their tax returns to the…

December 14, 2016

The Donald J. Trump Foundation Skirted Tax Laws

A tax-exempt private foundation is prohibited from transferring any of its income or assets to a disqualified person.  A disqualified person is defined as someone with a “particular, usually intimate relationship with respect to a private foundation” according to Bruce…

November 29, 2016

Tax Reform Included in President-Elect Trump’s First 100 Days

According to many sources, President-elect Trump has grand legislative plans in the first 100 days of his presidency, including rebuilding the nation’s crumbling infrastructure, the repeal of Obamacare and comprehensive tax reform. One of the main goals of Trump’s intended…

November 14, 2016

New York Times Walks Tight First Amendment Line with Release of Trump Taxes

On October 2, 2016, The New York Times published an article that included the first pages of Donald Trump’s and his then-wife Marla Maples’ New York, Connecticut and New Jersey income tax returns from 1995. The tax returns revealed Trump…

November 07, 2016

Trump Foundation Barred from Raising Money in the State of New York

On September 30, 2016, New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman issued a Notice of Violation to the Donald J. Trump Foundation barring Trump’s foundation from raising money in New York State because it has not registered to solicit contributions….

October 08, 2016

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