The New York Times reported that Donald  Trump engaged in dubious tax schemes “including instances of outright fraud”. Photograph: Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images

New York state authorities are to open an investigation into Donald Trump’s tax affairs, following an explosive report in the New York Times regarding(...)

US president Donald Trump gives the  thumbs-up upon his arrival at Memphis International Airport in Memphis, Tennessee, on Tuesday. Photograph: Jonathan Ernst/Reuters

US president Donald Trump received at least $413 million from his father over the decades – much of that through dubious tax manoeuvres – including ou(...)