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but I think you can gas which way were leaning on our subpoena in yet another act of defiance against congressional Democrats the trump administration on Friday is expected to ignore a subpoena seeking years of president Donald trump's tax return , house ways and means committee chairman Richard Neal said a subpoena a week ago to both treasury secretary Stephen minu chin an IRS commissioner Charles Reddick Neil has repeatedly cited a federal anti corruption law that says the treasury secretary shall furnish such committee with any return Neil said Friday he would wait for the five PM deadline to decide the next steps but I anticipate that %HESITATION they won't be that deadline and the result will be that we will likely proceed to court as quickly as next week , I don't see that right now is an option I think it's the better option for us is to proceed with a court case the news all but ensures the court battle in the coming months which would test how much power Congress has to investigate the executive branch of government , during the twenty sixteen race truck became the first major party nominee in forty years to break with the tradition of releasing their tax returns trump has repeatedly said he's under no obligation to do so I had no problem with that but while I'm under orders I would not give my taxes %HESITATION there's no law whatsoever the refusal comes a day after the US office of government ethics release trump's financial disclosures showing a drop off in revenues at trump's Mar a Lago resort in Florida modest gains at his trump international hotel in Washington and at least three hundred fifteen million dollars in deck