Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Thursday, August 29, 2013 3:47 pm
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

The Treasury and IRS have determined same-sex married couples, regardless of where they live, are entitled to file joint tax returns.

Wednesday, June 26, 2013 12:37 pm
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

The Supreme Court’s decision to strike down the Defense of Marriage Act means the IRS is about to be swamped with a lot of new and amended tax returns.

Wednesday, June 26, 2013 12:28 pm
By Claes Bell · Bankrate.com

The Supreme Court struck down the Defense of Marriage Act, which will have important implications for same-sex couples.

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 2:57 pm
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

Two same-sex marriage cases before the U.S. Supreme Court this week could determine the federal tax treatment of such couples.