IRS and Treasury Department Provide Guidance on Same-Sex Marriage

By |2013-09-05T17:14:57+00:00September 5th, 2013|Categories: Personal Planning, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |

The U.S. Department of the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) have announced that same-sex couples who are legally married in jurisdictions that recognize same-sex marriage will be treated as married for all federal tax purposes. Guidance has been provided in the form of a Revenue Ruling (Rev. Rul. 2013-17) and associated Frequently Asked Questions. [...]