August 31, 2013
IRS Broadens Recognition of Same-Sex Marriage
The NY Times reports that the IRS will now formally recognize all legal marriages of same-sex couples, regardless of whether their state of residence recognizes the marriage. The Social Security Administration, as of now however, will follow the lead of the state of residence when determining whether a same-sex couple is eligible for spousal benefits.Tags: Social Security, taxes
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