Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Politics

Clinton, Kaine to release new tax returns, pressuring Trump to do the same

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and her running mate Sen. Tim Kaine will release new tax returns in the coming days, the Washington Post reports, citing a person close to Clinton.

It is the campaign's latest effort to pressure Republican Donald Trump into releasing his own returns. Trump has said that he will not release his tax returns because they are being audited.

Clinton has released tax returns every year dating to 1997. This newest return will include her taxes from the year 2015.

The release this week will also include Kaine and his wife, Anne Holton, who will provide returns from the last 10 years.

They will include information like Clinton and Kaine's income, charitable giving and tax rate for the year.

Clinton and her allies have stepped up pressure on Trump to release his taxes. Recently, at a campaign event in Omaha, billionaire Warren Buffett challenged Trump to release his taxes, saying that he would meet Trump "anytime" and "anywhere" to compare their returns.

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