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WASHINGTON | Govt lifts donor disclosure for some tax-exempt groups

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is lifting requirements for some tax-exempt groups to disclose the identities of their donors to federal tax authorities. The change benefits groups that spend millions of dollars on political ads, such as the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and an organization tied to the billionaire Koch brothers. Republicans accused the IRS … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Govt lifts donor disclosure for some tax-exempt groups

Louisiana man admits misusing Trump’s Social Security number

BATON ROUGE, La. / December 11, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — A Louisiana private investigator pleaded guilty on Monday to misusing Donald Trump’s Social Security number in repeated attempts to access the president’s federal tax information before his election last year. Jordan Hamlett, 32, faces a maximum sentence of five years in prison and a $250,000 fine … Continue reading Louisiana man admits misusing Trump’s Social Security number