by Sean O’Driscoll at Newsweek
Hunter Biden has to supply his probation office with his income tax returns as part of his bond conditions, court records have shown. He must also sign a waiver to allow their disclosure.
This comes as his father, President Joe Biden, runs for reelection. President Biden won the New Hampshire primary this week as a write-in candidate and faces no serious opposition in seeking the Democratic nomination. On December 5, President Biden told a fundraising event in Massachusetts that he might not have sought reelection had Donald Trump not been running for president.
The condition opens up the prospect of public access to Biden’s tax returns as he battles prosecutors’ claims that he took huge payments from foreign business interests.
Biden pleaded not guilty to nine felony and misdemeanor charges during an arraignment hearing in Los Angeles, California, on January 11. The president’s son is accused of attempting to evade payment of $1.4 million in personal taxes owed from 2016 to 2019.
The Department of Justice announced the indictment on December 8, saying that, instead of paying his taxes, Biden spent huge sums “on drugs, escorts and girlfriends, luxury hotels and rental properties, exotic cars, clothing, and other items of a personal nature” including over $70,000 on drug rehabilitation…Continue Reading