Neal argued the statute used in his request, Section 6103, was "unambiguous and raises no complicated legal issues that warrant supervision or review" by either the Treasury Department or the Justice Department.
Earlier this month, Neal wrote the IRS asking for six years of the president's personal and business tax returns, which Trump has refused to release breaking decades of precedent for candidates for the White House.
"Please know that, if you fail to comply, your failure will be interpreted as a denial of my request", Neal wrote.
The Committee's Saturday letter to the IRS reiterated their position, saying Mnuchin should not be concerned.
Mr Neal is the only member of the House of Representatives authorised to request individual tax information under a federal law. Trump claimed it wouldn't make sense to release his tax returns while, he said, they are under audit.
Trump had telegraphed his Treasury secretary's move Wednesday, telling reporters he wouldn't release his tax returns since he's still under audit.
Congressional Republicans and Trump's personal attorney, William Consovoy, have argued Democrats' request risks weaponizing the IRS for partisan political gain, with Consovoy calling it a "gross abuse of power".
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"With immigrants being less likely to commit crimes than the US born population, and with sanctuary jurisdictions being safer and more productive than non-sanctuary jurisdictions, the data damns this proposal as a politically motivated stunt that seeks to play politics with peoples' lives", said George Gascon, district attorney for San Francisco.
On Monday, lawmakers in NY proposed a bill that would allow the commissioner of the state's Department of Taxation and Finance to turn over state tax returns if requested by certain congressional committees.
As a result, more than 125,000 people have been released as they await court hearings - a practice Mr Trump has derided as "catch and release". House Homeland Security Chairman Bennie Thompson, a Mississippi Democrat, questioned the legality of the proposal.
According toThe Hill, Mnuchin plans to consult with the Justice Department to determine how the IRS is to handle the matter.
At congressional hearings, Mnuchin accused lawmakers of seeking Trump's returns for political reasons.
Sen. Mitt Romney, R-Utah, didn't address Trump's proposal directly when asked for comment about it Friday.
Federal law gives the chairmen of House Ways and Means, Senate Finance Committee and the Joint Committee on Taxation the power to request the returns of any taxpayer, although some legal scholars believe the request needs a legitimate legislative objective, which Democrats say they have met.
The standoff between Congress and the administration over the request is expected to launch an unprecedented legal battle, one that will test for the first time in court a 1920s-era tax statute that was little known until recently.
During Falcon Heavy's maiden flight in 2018, its two booster cores made synchronized landings side-by-side in Florida. A SpaceX rocket launched the 16-foot-tall capsule from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida last Saturday.
As of the time of writing, there has been no update from Facebook about what caused the outage and when the service will return. It was one of Facebook's worst outages as it lasted many hours, which the social media giant had acknowledged on Twitter.
PlayStation Plus subscribers get a discount on additional changes, though, bringing it down to just $4.99. A beta phase has already been running in recent months, and now the program is activated for everyone.
The fan thanked her for turning her onto Horizon and Gavankar replied with "Just wait until you see the sequel, you're gonna die". In the last hour potential anticipation has arrived, which seems to have revealed the existence of Horizon Zero Dawn 2 .
NGO Defence for Children says the results confirm suspicions Jan Karbaat used his own sperm at his clinic near Rotterdam. The doctor inseminated his patients with his sperm instead of using or thatthe chosen donor.
He has entrusted much to us, and for this reason will require from us much more! "But in front of the people, hold hands united". Pope Francis has kissed the feet of South Sudan's previously warring leaders during a two-day spiritual retreat at the Vatican.
According to The Verge , some of the symptoms included anxiety, repetitive movements, and decreased social interaction. While such scientific inquiries definitely have their merit, their ethics are controversial.
Asked by Fox News's Jesse Watters about AOC's tweet Saturday night, Crenshaw said it is "almost not worth responding to". CAIR was actually founded in 1994, though its membership spiked after the 9/11 attacks. "Here's the truth.
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Later today they will also be the first ever K-pop band to perform on popular United States show Saturday Night Live . To build on that momentum, NBC shared a new promotional video featuring BTS , Stone and cast member Cecily Strong.
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A total 59% of respondants said they wanted the next national team coach to be French, the FFR confirmed on Friday morning. France is alone among Europe's leading rugby union nations in never having employed a foreign head coach.