House committee sends new letter to IRS demanding Trump’s tax returns

(CNN)House Ways and Means Chairman Richard Neal is not backing down on his request for six years of the President Donald Trump’s personal and business tax returns, he writes In a new letter sent Saturday to IRS Commissioner Charles Rettig. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Saturday said he has “not personally spoken” to Attorney General William Barr about a congressional request made by Neal for Trump’s tax returns. When asked by CNN, the secretary told reporters that the Treasury’s Department’s legal office has been in consultation with the Justice Department’s lawyers. “Those conversation have started, but it would be premature for me to conclude how long that will take, because as I’ve said these are complicated issues,” said Mnuchin, who …