Same Sex Couples
Monday, July 15, 2013
By Mirela Iverac : Reporter, WNYC News
For some same-sex couples who had moved out of the United States to be able to live together, their ability to sponsor a spouse for a green card came too late.
Thursday, July 14, 2011
New York City recorded a 27 percent increase in the number of same-sex couples over the last ten years, according to the latest data from the 2010 Census.
Thursday, June 16, 2011
Mayor Michael Bloomberg said on Thursday that he expected the bill that would legalize same-sex marriage in New York to pass as Republicans in Albany continued to discuss the issue behind closed doors.
Monday, April 04, 2011
Last week, we looked at the bureaucratic intricacies faced by same sex couples every April. Tina Salandra, a CPA with experience filing tax returns for LGBT families, was on the Brian Lehrer Show answering callers' questions. We extended that offer to our It's a Free Country readers as well, allowing them to drop their questions about same sex filing in the comments section of the article. Salandra was kind enough to give some answers again this week.
Wednesday, March 30, 2011
Fifty states, two levels of government, an incredibly complex tax code—you'd be hard-pressed to find a more tangled case study of bureaucracy than in the challenges that same sex couples face every April. As partners prepare to file multiple tax returns, we've got answers to some of the most complicated questions that might come up.