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Gay Rights Activists Want New Virginia Tax Policy

Wednesday Apr 30, 2014
An advocacy group is calling for changes to Virginia’s tax law.

Alaska Supreme Court: Gay Couples Have Equal Property Tax Righs

By Rachel D’oro | Saturday Apr 26, 2014
Same-sex couples in Alaska are equally entitled to the same state property-tax exemptions for senior citizens and disabled veterans as married couples, the state Supreme Court ruled Friday.

NC LGBT Group to Hold Rally Over Tax Filing Policy

Tuesday Apr 15, 2014
North Carolina’s largest LGBT advocacy group is holding a rally to protest a new state tax policy regarding same-sex couples.

Mo. Court Considers Joint Tax Filings From Gay Couples

Thursday Apr 3, 2014
A Missouri judge is hearing arguments about whether to stop a policy by Gov. Jay Nixon’s administration allowing legally married same-sex couples to file joint state tax returns.

Missouri’s Acceptance of Same-Sex Joint Tax Returns Challenged

Thursday Mar 27, 2014
A state judge has been asked to put an immediate halt to Missouri’s acceptance of joint tax returns from gay couples who got married legally in other states.

Gay Married Couples Could Pay More for Tax Filings

Tuesday Mar 11, 2014
Conflicting state and federal policies will likely cost Indiana same-sex couples more when they file their tax returns this year, experts say.

New Mexico Gay Married Couples Ready for Tax Time

Monday Mar 10, 2014
Some same-sex couples in New Mexico will get to experience for the first time what married couples go through every spring - sorting through joint tax returns.

Indiana Measure Would Ban Same-Sex Marriage Tax Benefits

Tuesday Mar 4, 2014
Indiana would break from an Internal Revenue Service policy recognizing same-sex marriage for tax purposes if a late-session change becomes law.

LGBT Couples Face Easier Tax Season

By Matthew S. Bajko | Saturday Mar 1, 2014
In late August the IRS and U.S. Department of the Treasury announced it would treat same-sex couples that legally married in jurisdictions that recognize their marriages as married for federal tax purposes.

Joint Tax-Filing for Gays Signed in Colorado

Thursday Feb 27, 2014
Colorado gay couples who are married in another state and in a civil union here can now file joint state tax returns.