About David

Columnist for The Daily Beast, Investopedia, USA Today, NationalMemo.com, Tax Analysts and the Rochester Democrat & Chronicle

Distinguished Visiting Lecturer, Syracuse University College of Law and Whitman School of Management
The property, tax and regulatory law of the ancient world

Past President, Investigative Reporters & Editors (IRE) 5,700 members

Board President, InvestigativePost.com Buffalo, NY

Books by David Cay Johnston

The Making of Donald Trump hardcover in bookstores and e-book online August 2, 2016. Order from Melville House Books, Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Powella’s.

The Prosperity Tax: A New Federal Tax Code for the 21st Century Economy (In process)

DIVIDED: The Perils of Our Growing Inequality (editor) (2014)

The Fine Print: How Big Companies Use “Plain English” to Rob You Blin (2012)

Free Lunch: How the Wealthiest Americans Enrich Themselves at Government Expense (and Stick You With the Bill)
2008 New York Times and Wall Street Journal best seller

Perfectly Legal: The Covert Campaign to Rig Our Tax System to Benefit the Super Rich and Cheat Everybody Else
2004 Investigative Book of the Year award winner
New York Times and Wall Street Journal best seller

Temples of Chance: How America Inc. Bought Out Murder Inc. To Win Control of the Casino Business (1992)

Contact David:

285 Council Rock Ave.
Rochester, NY 14610