“I take this very seriously, but I am confident that a professional and objective review will show that I have managed my affairs in a legal and proper manner, including with the help of professional tax advisers,” said he commented in a press release.
“President-elect Biden is extremely proud of his son, who has had to face terrible challenges, including vile personal attacks of the past few months, to emerge ultimately strengthened,” Joe Biden’s transition team said in this report. same release.
Outgoing President Donald Trump during the presidential campaign referred to the Biden family as a “criminal enterprise”, notably pointing to the affairs of Hunter Biden in Ukraine and China when his father was vice-president of Barack Obama (2009- 2017).
He accuses Joe Biden in particular of having obtained the dismissal of a Ukrainian prosecutor to protect from prosecution for corruption a gas company, Burisma, of which his son was then sitting on the board of directors.