Roger Stone: Trump should release tax returns 'immediately'

Longtime Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpGOP congressman slams Trump over report that U.S. bombed former anti-ISIS coalition headquarters US to restore 'targeted assistance' to Central American countries after migration deal Trump says lawmakers should censure Schiff MORE ally Roger Stone said he thinks the Republican presidential nominee is making a mistake by not releasing his tax returns to the public.


"I think he should release his tax returns immediately," Stone said when asked on the Fernand Amandi Show on 610 WIOD Miami Radio, according to Buzzfeed News.

Trump has faced backlash throughout his campaign for declining to release his tax returns.

He has repeatedly pushed back against calls to release the documents, even amid growing pressure, saying he will keep his documents secret while he is under audit by the IRS.

The IRS has said nothing prevents the Trump from releasing his returns.

Democratic nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonGOP warns Graham letter to Pelosi on impeachment could 'backfire' Hillary Clinton praises former administration officials who testified before House as 'gutsy women' Third-quarter fundraising sets Sanders, Warren, Buttigieg apart MORE last summer released her tax returns from 2007 to 2015. This month, she released her 2015 returns. Her running mate, Sen. Tim KaineTimothy (Tim) Michael Kaine2020 general election debates announced Senators call for Trump administration to testify on Syria Schumer: Transcript 'absolutely validates' Trump impeachment inquiry MORE (D-Va.), also released 10 years of returns this month.

Trump's running mate, Indiana Gov. Mike PenceMichael (Mike) Richard PenceTrump warned Turkish president not to be a 'fool' ahead of Syria offensive READ Trump's letter to Erdoğan: 'Let's work out a good deal!' Erdoğan confirms he will meet with Pence after initial confusion MORE, has said he has plans to release his tax returns.

Clinton has hit on Trump several times in the past over his refusal to release the documents. In an ad released earlier this month, Clinton highlighted Trump's past remarks in which he said he would release his returns.