Today, the President and Vice President released their 2015 financial disclosure reports.
The Ethics in Government Act of 1978 requires high-level federal officials to publicly disclose their personal financial interests. The public filing system serves to prevent financial conflicts of interest by providing for a systematic review of the finances of government officials. Those finances are set forth in annual disclosures which are reviewed and certified by ethics officials. Neither the President nor the Vice President have any conflicts of interest, and their reports have been reviewed and certified by the independent Office of Government Ethics. We are continuing this Administration's practice of posting these forms online here in the interest of transparency:
White House staff are also completing their forms and we anticipate they will be available here next month, also in electronic form.
Last month, the President and Vice President released their 2015 federal and state income tax returns, as they have every year since they entered the White House. The tax returns are available for download here.
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