Trump: Well, I’m not releasing the tax returns, because as you know, they’re under audit.
Reporter: But every president since the ’70s has —
Trump: Gee, I’ve never heard that. I’ve never heard that before. You know, the only one that cares about my tax returns are the reporters, OK?
Reporter: You don’t think the American public is concerned about that?
Trump: No, I don’t think so. I won. I mean, I became president. No, I don’t think they care at all.
– President Donald J. Trump, January 11, 2017, when asked if he’s going to release his tax returns