The Hidden Mortgage Tax You're Probably Paying -- And Why (PODCAST) Dated: August 11, 2020 by Sharyl Attkisson Leave a Comment We look at a hidden mortgage tax anonymous members of Congress installed in 2012 to pay for a payroll tax cut. And we'll explain President Trump's move to give a "holiday" to some employees when it comes to their payroll taxes. Fight improper government surveillance. Support Attkisson v. DOJ and FBI over the government computer intrusions of Attkisson's work while she was a CBS News investigative correspondent. Visit the Attkisson Fourth Amendment Litigation Fund. Click here.