This is the first year that some same-sex couples will be able to file federal taxes jointly. Here are a few ways to make sure you keep your fair share.
November 28 2014 3:55 AM
The latest news about the Internal Revenue Service and how policies of the IRS affect LGBT Americans. After section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act was ruled unconstitutional by the U.S. Supreme Court, the IRS announced that legally married same-sex couples would be treated as such for federal tax purposes. The United States IRS is a bureau of the Department of the Treasury responsible for collecting taxes from Americans and enforcing the Internal Revenue Code. It is headquartered in Washington, D.C.