Hunter Biden confirms federal investigation into his tax affairs
According to a statement from the Biden-Harris Transition posted by many reporters on Wednesday, president-elect Joe Biden’s son Hunter is under federal investigation regarding his taxes.
“I learned yesterday for the first time that the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Delaware advised my legal counsel, also yesterday, that they are investigating my tax affairs,” a statement from Hunter Biden read. “I take this matter very seriously but I am confident that a professional and objective review of these matters will demonstrate that I handled my affairs legally and appropriately, including with the benefit of professional tax advisors.”
The Biden transition team also said of the investigation that the President-elect is “deeply proud of his son, who has fought through difficult challenges, including the vicious personal attacks of recent months, only to emerge stronger.