5 things to know about Tax Day: refunds are up, audits down
"We are under the same audit that existed, so nothing has changed." said Spicer.
But so far, the White House is betting that not enough people care about the issue to hurt Trump politically.
"Now Tax Returns are brought up again?"
President Trump on Sunday criticized the weekend protests against his presidency and to demand the release of his tax returns, suggesting deep-pocked opponents "paid" for them and saying the 2016 presidential "election is over".
"We know that he has business interests in Turkey and in Saudi Arabia, and in Dubai and in India, etc". In Sacramento, anti-Trump protesters speculated that he had corrupt deals with foreign countries (though why he would not already have been charged, given that the IRS had already seen his tax returns, remained unexplained).
Two of the largest marches took place in NY and Los Angeles, with each drawing around 5,000 people.
China, US working on 'North Korea problem'
The administration's immediate emphasis, they said, was to be on increasing pressure on Pyongyang with the help of Beijing. Another missile test from Sinpo failed earlier this month, when the rocket spun out of control and plunged into the ocean.
The protesters on Saturday demanded Trump to release his taxes like his White House predecessors have done for more than 40 years. Presidents have voluntarily surrendered their returns since the Nixon administration, and though Trump has been repeatedly asked to release his tax returns since before the election, he has refused. He's explained that he wouldn't release the returns because he was under audit.
Mr Trump broke a long-held tradition during his presidential campaign by not revealing his tax history, and later claimed that the public were not interested after he was elected.
The Washington, D.C., march began Saturday with a rally at the U.S. Capitol, where Democratic lawmakers called on Trump to stop the secrecy.
A coalition of 69 organizations had sponsored the so-called "Tax March". Trump releasing his taxes was important to about 50 percent of respondants to a Bloomberg/Morning Consult poll released last week, and 53 percent said he should be required to release his federal tax returns. "Ron Wyden called on Trump to 'knock off the secrecy". Some think he has something to hide by not releasing his returns.
The demonstrations came just days before Tuesday's deadline for taxpayers to file their returns.
Investment-banking revenue, which includes fees from underwriting as well as advising on mergers, climbed 16% in the quarter. Goldman chairman and chief executive Lloyd Blankfein said the environment was "mixed" and client activity was "challenged".
Toronto's young players did not seem to be overwhelmed by the undeniable rise in the importance of every shift in the post-season. The Toronto Maple Leafs embark on their first round series against the Washington Capitals on Thursday as the decided underdog.
Kelly has estimated its price tag at $21 billion, while congressional Republicans have put the cost at $12 billion to $15 billion. Together, meth, cocaine, heroin and other opiates resulted in the deaths of some 52,000 Americans in 2015, Kelly said.
A celebration entitled, The woman who saw three centuries, was held in Verbania in honor of her 117th birthday. The world's oldest living person is now believed to be Violet Brown , a Jamaican woman born on March 10, 1900.
Trump said the first topic the two leaders discussed was North Korea , and that he appreciated Xi's deep knowledge. Even Chinese solar panels are flooding the USA market, pushing domestic solar producers out of business, he said.
I hope things work out well. "You look at different things over the years with President Obama", Trump added. Russian marines parade during the Navy Day celebrations in Sevastopol, Crimea, July 31, 2016.
FREE EASTER EGG HUNT Toys R Us is hosting an Easter Egg Hunt for the kids, with Geoffrey the giraffe on Sunday, April 9th. There will be 1,200 eggs hidden for Saturday's event. "It's really good because it's safe and keeps the kids contained".
Protesters started flooding the state capitol in Little Rock on Friday to urge Hutchinson to block the executions. He ran twice unsuccessfully for state Supreme Court - including a bid for chief justice in 2004.
They engaged in intense clashes with the security men across the Valley during which scores of students' sustained injuries. A spokesman of Kashmir University said all university examinations scheduled for tomorrow have been postponed.
Commissioner Sini had not yet shared with the public why and how his officers were alerted to the horrific crime scene. Sources said the bodies were beginning to decompose and that MS-13 is believed to be behind the slayings.
AMD Launches Radeon RX-500 Series; Polaris Evolved for 2017
That seems to be one of the themes of AMD's Radeon RX 500 series of GPUs, the successor to the not-very-old RX 400 series. The Aorus Radeon RX 570 comes with a factory overclock to 1,280MHz, which works out to 36MHz over the stock RX 470 spec.
Dairy farmers worry about trade to Mexico
Eight dairy producers who lost contracts earlier this month with Grassland Dairy were picked by Mullins Cheese. It's your own responsibility, as a country, to manage your production".
Rian Johnson debuts teaser trailer for 'The Last Jedi'
Now I can't wait for the first proper full trailer for The Last Jedi , likely coming at some point this summer. The Last Jedi follows up where 2015's cultural and box office titan Star Wars: The Force Awakens left off.
Baseball Celebrates the 70th Anniversary of Jackie Robinson
Now 94, widow Rachel Robinson is traveling from the East Coast to attend the unveiling along with daughter Sharon and son David . Currently MLB has players from 19 different countries and about 30% of the players were born outside of the United States.
S8 Pre-orders Surpass Previous Models — Samsung
Although its predecessor, the Galaxy S7 was an incredible device , the Galaxy S8 comes out on top when both of these are compared. The Samsung Galaxy S8 is the first smartphone to be unveiled with Bluetooth 5, the next-generation Bluetooth standard.
IS ouster clears way for football comeback in Iraq's Mosul
"The Iraqi security forces retain control of both main routes west from Mosul, eliminating enemy freedom of movement", he added. The United States and other Western countries have assisted with air support, intelligence and equipment, General Rasool said.
Colorado has backed off plans for marijuana clubs
House members say new taxes are needed to close the $2.7 billion gap between what the state government spends and what it raises. The prospects for the Green Mountain State legalizing marijuana this year grow exceedingly dim.