Hunter Biden, the son of the president-elect of the United States, Joe Biden, announced on Wednesday the launch of a tax investigation against him related to his taxes.
In a statement, Hunter Biden, who has detailed that the investigation is being carried out by the Delaware Prosecutor’s Office, explained that his legal team was notified about the investigation on Wednesday.
“I take this matter very seriously, but I trust that a professional and objective analysis of these matters will show that I have managed my affairs legally and correctly, including with the benefit of professional tax advisers,” he said.
The president-elect’s transition team has also spoken out on the investigation, underlining that Joe Biden is “deeply proud of his son”, of whom he has said “he has fought against difficult challenges, including the vicious personal attacks of recent months. , only to emerge stronger. “