On Thursday it was confirmed that hours after the US Supreme Court denied former president Donald Trump’s bid to block Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance from enforcing a subpoena for his tax returns, the documents were turned over.
Trump had previously attempted to shield a grand jury from reviewing his tax records. “The Supreme Court never should have let this ‘fishing expedition’ happen, but they did,” Trump said in a statement.
The documents were turned over Monday by the former president’s accountants at Mazars USA. The Trump tax documents run into the millions of pages, a source told ABC News.
According to an investigation conducted by the New York Times, President Trump “paid $750 in federal income taxes the year he won the presidency. In his first year in the White House, he paid another $750.