New York State Probes Possibly Illegal Payments To Ivanka Trump By Trump Organization
Two separate fraud investigations into President Donald Trump and his businesses in New York State have expanded to include tax write-offs for consulting fees, some of which appear to have been paid to Ivanka Trump.The news comes after a New York Times report which revealed Trump paid nominal taxes — paying federal tax only 10 out of the 15 previous years.The report that Trump wrote off $26 million in unexplained “consulting fees” between 2010 and 2018 and that approximately $750,000 of it went to Ivanka, according to a disclosure filed by her when she joined the White House which showed she w...
Ivanka Trump distances self from dad's election fraud claims as her own legal jeopardy grows
Ivanka Trump is among a growing number of President Donald Trump’s close advisers who want nothing to do with his legal efforts to subvert the results of the Nov. 3 election, according to a new report.These advisers may publicly act as though they believe Trump and his personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani can pull some kind of courtroom miracle to prove widely debunked claims of election fraud, Axios reported.“But talk to them privately, and many say Rudy Giuliani and his team are on a dead-end path,” Axios writers Jonathan Swan and Alayna Treene said.“Even Jared and Ivanka think this is going nowher...
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Ivanka Trump & Jared Kushner’s Children Withdrawn From School After Complaints About Their COVID-19 Safety Violations
The three children of Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner were withdrawn from the posh Milton Gottesman Jewish Day School they have been attending for the last three years after parents and administrators at the school expressed concerns over the parents’ public refusal to abide by many COVID-19 safety guidelines.The school, which is now conducting hybrid learning, has safety policies in place based on directions by the Centers for Disease Control that state that families should avoid gatherings off campus where social distancing is not practiced or masks are not used.The parental compliance policy...
'Self-obsessed' Ivanka Trump stereotyped Arabs as terrorists, 'ex-best friend' claims
In an emotional account of her former "best friend", journalist Lysandra Ohrstrom claimed Ivanka Trump was supposedly quick to misinterpret Arabic as synonymous with terrorism and said her "pro-Palestinian stance" contributed to the break of their relationship.The former friends had met during their time studying in New York."...she had started dating Jared Kushner, whose family was Orthodox Jewish, and my pro-Palestinian stance began to chafe," Ohrstrom wrote in Vanity Fair."Since 2007, I’ve worn a necklace with my name written in Arabic, and Ivanka grew increasingly irritated by it. Sometime...
'It just screams terrorist,' says Ivanka Trump about Arabic script on necklace
Ivanka Trump once berated her self-proclaimed former best friend, Lysandra Ohrstrom, for wearing a necklace inscribed with her name in Arabic. "It just screams, 'terrorist'," the so-called "First Daughter" is reported to have said.Ohrstrom says that her relationship with US President Donald Trump's daughter was "more sisters than best friends" during their teens. She has had a lot to say about the 39 year-old, who some say has ambitions to one day become the president herself.The Brooklyn-based freelance journalist who covers the US and the Middle East made the revelation about Trump's "terror...
The Middle East Monitor
Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner have taken children out of school amid White House COVID-19 outbreak, report says
NEW YORK — Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner yanked their kids out of school after fellow parents complained about the president’s top aide and his daughter failing to follow pandemic protocols amid a COVID-19 outbreak in the White House, according to a report by the Jewish Telegraphic Agency.Kushner and Trump withdrew their three children from Milton Gottesman Jewish Day School in Washington, D.C., three weeks after a coronavirus outbreak in the Oval Office and two weeks before Election Day. The couple enrolled their kids in Melvin J. Berman Hebrew Academy in Maryland on Oct. 19, according to th...
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Lincoln Project Targets Ivanka Trump & Jared Kushner With Times Square Ad, Couple Threatens To Sue
Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner are threatening to sue the Lincoln Project, a political action committee composed of Republicans trying to prevent the reelection of President Donald Trump, over new billboards put up in Times Square that attack the couple for the White House coronavirus response.The billboards feature an edited photo of Ivanka smiling and gesturing at coronavirus death tolls in both New York and the U.S. The original photo was a selfie she tweeted in July while holding a can of Goya black beans. Next to the billboard of the president’s daughter is one of her husband standing nex...
How Taxpayers Funded ‘Consulting Fees’ for Ivanka Trump
ShutterstockThe president reduced his tax bill by writing off large payments to his daughter. He calls it “smart” — tax lawyers call it criminal.BySam Pizzigati| October 7, 2020The warmest and fuzziest phrase in the political folklore of American capitalism? “Family-owned business”!These few words evoke everything people like and admire about the U.S. economy. The always welcoming luncheonette. The barbershop where you can still get a haircut, with a generous tip, for less than $20. The corner candy store.But “family-owned businesses” have a dark side, too, as we see all too clearly in the Tru...
Trump Photo-Op At Walter Reed Shows Him ‘Working’ On Signing A Blank Sheet Of Paper
President Donald Trump was hospitalized on Friday at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center for his diagnosis of COVID-19, and returned to the White House Monday night.During his stay at Walter Reed, photos were taken of him “working.” However, some Twitter wags have noticed that it appeared he was signing a blank piece of paper with a marker.Ivanka Trump shared one of these images to her Twitter, captioning the photo, “Nothing can stop him form working for the American people. RELENTLESS!”However, an editor-in-chief of an aviation publication, Jon Ostrower, posted the data from two the ...
Trump Gave $750,000 To Daughter Ivanka Trump In ‘Consulting Fees,’ Tax Records Show
The New York Times report of President Donald Trump‘s federal income taxes — which found that he had only paid $750 in federal income taxes in 2016 and 2017, and no income tax at all for 10 of the 15 years leading up to his presidency — also showed that he wrote off $26 million in unexplained “consulting fees” between 2010 and 2018.One disclosure showed that nearly $750,000 of consulting fees went to his daughter, Ivanka Trump.According to the Times, the names of the consultants are not identified in the tax records, but a financial disclosure from Ivanka Trump when she joined the White House ...