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, Powell’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