President filed a lawsuit on Thursday against Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr. and Mazars USA, the president’s longtime accounting firm, in an attempt to prevent his tax returns from being released.

Vance’s office issued a subpoena to Mazars in late August demanding eight years of Trump’s personal and corporate tax returns,  earlier this week. The order is part of state prosecutors’ investigation into whether The Trump Organization illegally reported a hush money reimbursement as a business expense.

“In response to the subpoenas issued by the New York County District Attorney, we have filed a lawsuit this morning in federal court on behalf of the President in order to address the significant constitutional issues at stake in this case,” Jay

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