Thanks to Trump, these taxpayers may avoid the IRS
Original story at Mother Jones• 8 mentions • 6 months ago
Mother Jones 6 months ago
President Donald Trump isn't close to passing his proposed tax cuts yet, but he's already inspired one group of taxpayers to avoid the IRS this year: undocumented immigrants. National Public Radio reports that while millions of undocumented immigrants previously filed federal tax forms to prove their "good moral character" in immigration proceedings, many are now wary of leaving a paper trail amid the Trump administration's immigration crackdown. While there is supposed to be a firewall between the Internal Revenue Service and the Department of Homeland Security, many immigrants are skeptical that it will protect them from deportation. There is a ...