IRS Publishes Registered Domestic Partner/CA Same Sex Couples Q & A

In Sept 2011 the IRS published a Q&A (see link below) to answer some of the questions about Registered Domestic Partner and California Same Sex Married returns are to be filed.  

The Q & A clarifies some of the issues not addressed in Publication 555.

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Questions and Answers for Registered Domestic Partners in Community Property States and Same-Sex Spouses in California

California Domestic Partners Face Tax Changes

A new ruling from the IRS will change how Registered Domestic Partners and same sex married couples in California file their Federal income tax returns. The ruling states that income must be allocated to each partner using community property rules.