The Tennessee constitutional ban on recognizing same-sex marriages from other jurisdictions was struck down as to three couples in Tanco v. Pursuant to Marie v. Wyoming has same-sex marriage, but does not have an income tax. Constitutional ban on recognition of same-sex marriage was struck down in DeBoer v.
Employee C filed Form for the taxable year reflecting the Box 1 amount reported on Form W In addition, employers which are in many instances expanding spousal coverage for same-sex partners under employee benefit plans will need to know the characterization of such coverage for purposes of state taxes.
These states either do not recognize same-sex marriage or do not conform to federal tax law in this area.
As of Dec. Quicken import not available for TurboTax Business. Marital deduction: The federal estate tax marital deduction is one of the most important estate planning tools available to a married couple.
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The same two basic options are available to them.
Editor: Alex J. Also, your standard deduction if you don't itemize deductions may be higher, and you may qualify for tax benefits that don't apply to other filing statuses. Many would no doubt assume that whether a state will treat couples as married for tax purposes depends on whether it would recognize their marriages generally.
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