Trump administration won’t require the NRA and other groups to disclose donors to tax officials

But election watchdogs have cried foul, saying the change strips federal tax regulators of the ability to easily scrutinize donations and could leave US elections vulnerable to infiltration by foreign interests. The move comes as the nation grapples with the coronavirus pandemic and a little more than five months before November’s general election.

-CNN; 5/27/2020

Firms That Left U.S. to Cut Taxes Could Qualify for Fed Aid

American companies that moved their official headquarters offshore to avoid U.S. taxes could qualify for coronavirus aid from the Federal Reserve, tax lawyers say, raising new questions about which firms should get access to public money.

-Bloomberg; 5/15/2020