Are people in civil unions or RDPs considered “married” for tax purposes?
When and if DOMA is overturned, how will tax law treat gay couples in civil unions or domestic partnerships?
UPDATE 11/29/11: The Illinois Department of Revenue has finally issued guidance for same-sex civil unions. People in same-sex civil unions will be able to file as “married” on their Illinois tax returns. Click here for an article from the Chicago Tribune that talks more about this. The article below was written on 11/21/11, prior to […]