SCOTUS rejects Trump’s last appeal on tax return subpoena by Manhattan DA

SCOTUS rejects Trump’s last appeal on tax return subpoena by Manhattan DA

[Ed. – The tax returns will apparently be going to Cy Vance, Jr. mo-skosh.  Keeping him on the right side of the law is what Trump has been paying lawyers and accountants the big bucks for, so we have reason to suppose there’s nothing damaging in his tax records.]

The Supreme Court on Monday rejected a last-ditch bid by former President Donald Trump to keep his financial records, including years of his tax returns, out of the hands of Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr. …

The legal battle over Trump’s financial records, including personal and business documents dating to 2011, comes in connection with an investigation by Vance’s office into potential tax violations involving the Trump Organization. …

A court filing last summer by Vance indicated that the probe could be eyeing possible “insurance and bank fraud by the Trump Organization and its officers.” In another filing, a month later, prosecutors suggested they might be investigating Trump for potential tax crimes.

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