IRS mandatory presidential audit policy goes under spotlight


              FILE - The report from the House Ways & Means Committee, regarding the IRS and former President Donald Trump's tax returns, is photographed Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2022. The House has taken action after disclosures the IRS never full reviewed Donald Trump’s tax returns during his presidency. The Democratic-controlled House has passed a bill that would require audits of any president’s income tax filings. (AP Photo/Jon Elswick, File)
            
              The report from the House Ways & Means Committee, regarding the IRS and former President Donald Trump's tax returns, is photographed Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2022. (AP Photo/Jon Elswick)
            
              Information on former President Donald Trump's tax returns, released in a staff report by the Joint Committee on Taxation, are photographed Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2022. (AP Photo/Jon Elswick)
            Rep. Jamie Raskin, D-Md., joined at left by Rep. Ed Perlmutter, D-Colo., poses questions as the House Rules Committee prepares the Presidential Tax Filing and Audit Transparency Act of 2022 for a floor vote, at the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2022. The action is considered an emergency measure and comes in the wake of the yearslong effort to obtain President Donald Trump's tax returns. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) Rep. Judy Chu, D-Calif., left, and Rep. Adrian Smith, R-Neb., right, members of the House Ways and Means Committee, testify as the House Rules Committee prepares the Presidential Tax Filing and Audit Transparency Act of 2022 for a floor vote, at the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2022. The action is considered an emergency measure and comes in the wake of the yearslong effort to obtain President Donald Trump's tax returns. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
IRS mandatory presidential audit policy goes under spotlight