Private company IRS audit completion

Asked November 12, 2016, 10:37 AM EST

Will reporters know when President-elect Donald Trumps IRS audits are completed? Is it made public?

Middlesex County Massachusetts

1 Response

Thank you for your question on our educational website. Tax returns are not a matter of public record - or we would all be complaining about privacy issues and breaches of confidentiality. Historically, political figures have chosen to make their tax returns public. However, it is a choice.