Tax filings for same-sex couples

Married couples files as married for federal and state tax purposes. If they are in a civil union or registered domestic partnership, the couple is not considered married for federal tax purposes, but may be for state purposes (check state law).  Here is a recent article by Tracy Byrnes with TheStreet on the topic with some reminders.
Source: http://21stcenturytaxation.blogspot.com/2017/02/tax-filings-for-same-sex-couples.html

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