With a House Takeover, Democrats Could Get Trump’s Tax Returns. Would They?

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www.nytimes.com—An obscure provision in the tax code dating to the Teapot Dome scandal allows Congress to retrieve tax returns. But with President Trump, it almost certainly would be a fight.

Trump’s Tax Returns in the Spotlight If Democrats Capture the House. Democrats will seek a firsthand look at President Trump’s tax returns if they take control the House after next month’s election, according to the key lawmaker who would gain the authority to get the documents.