The 73-year-old Mr. Proponents of her case have been working to make the actual transcript of this statement available online. Mr. Trump has long been Mr. Vance’s investigation has been attacked as a discriminatory “witch hunt.” Earlier this week, he called the marginal benefits his company offered to employees “things that are consistent with practice throughout the American business community, not a crime by any means.”
Now that he is facing charges, Mr. Weiselberg can still collaborate with lawyers. If he finally pleads guilty and makes a deal, Mr. He could do considerable damage to Trump, who has relied on his enduring loyalty for decades, once Mr.
The two began working closely together in the late 1970s, when Mr. Weiselberg is the son of his employer, Fred Trump’s ambitious son. Mr. When Trump made him the organization’s chief financial officer, Mr. He said he was helping Trump’s tax revenue.
Mr. During congressional and federal hearings on Trump, Mr. Weiselberg has remained a staunch loyalist to the company since his own name came out. Mr. Although Weiselberg was never the target of those investigations, he has long been the focal point of the district attorney’s investigation, which began in August 2018.
Mr. Since prosecutors have said zero about the benefits he and his family have received from Trump, Mr. They have spent tens of thousands of dollars on private schooling for one of Weiselberg’s grandchildren. Manhattan and Mercedes-Benz leased vehicles. Mr. Weiselberg’s wife also received a Mercedes lease of her own.
Mr. Weiselberg is not the only senior company executive to have received similar privileges. Until 2018, when the company relied on benefits, it provided many employees with Mercedes-Benz.
Those types of benefits are usually taxed There are exceptions, And the tax rules may be dark.