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Duane Morris LLP: Federal Estate Tax Equality for Same-Sex Couples
Posted on 27 Jun 2012 by Duane Morris LLP

On June 6, 2012, in Windsor v. United States , U.S. District Judge Barbara Jones in the Southern District of New York granted summary judgment to Edith Windsor and created a precedent that is likely to positively affect same-sex married couples for years... Read More

Fulbright & Jaworski: The New York Marriage Equality Act and Its Impact on Estate and Tax Planning
Posted on 6 Sep 2011 by Norton Rose Fulbright

On June 24, 2011, New York enacted the Marriage Equality Act (the "Act"), becoming the seventh jurisdiction in the U.S. to permit same-sex marriages, effective July 24, 2011.[1] Summary of the Act and Guidance from New York State Department... Read More

Morrison & Foerster LLP: Extra Income Tax Headaches for Some Same-Sex Couples
Posted on 21 Apr 2011 by Morrison and Foerster LLP

By Genevieve M. Moore of Morrison & Foerster LLP April can be a stressful month for taxpayers as they finalize and file their federal and state income tax returns. This April is proving to be particularly complicated for registered domestic partners... Read More

Fulbright & Jaworski: The New York Marriage Equality Act and Its Impact on Estate and Tax Planning
Posted on 6 Sep 2011 by Norton Rose Fulbright

On June 24, 2011, New York enacted the Marriage Equality Act (the "Act"), becoming the seventh jurisdiction in the U.S. to permit same-sex marriages, effective July 24, 2011.[1] Summary of the Act and Guidance from New York State... Read More

Morrison & Foerster LLP: Extra Income Tax Headaches for Some Same-Sex Couples
Posted on 21 Apr 2011 by Morrison and Foerster LLP

By Genevieve M. Moore of Morrison & Foerster LLP April can be a stressful month for taxpayers as they finalize and file their federal and state income tax returns. This April is proving to be particularly complicated for registered domestic... Read More

Duane Morris LLP: Federal Estate Tax Equality for Same-Sex Couples
Posted on 27 Jun 2012 by Duane Morris LLP

On June 6, 2012, in Windsor v. United States , U.S. District Judge Barbara Jones in the Southern District of New York granted summary judgment to Edith Windsor and created a precedent that is likely to positively affect same-sex married couples for years... Read More