Financial Planning | Taxation

DOMA ruling brings flood of tax, financial analyses

Lots of opinions are being thrown around in the wake of the Supreme Court's ruling that a federal law prohibiting recognition of same-sex marriages is unconstitutional.

Lots of questions are out there, too, especially regarding the tax and financial issues surrounding the ruling. Can gay couples amend previous tax returns to take advantage of their new benefits? What are the estate planning implications? What new retirement strategies are available to same-sex couples?

Analysts from throughout the profession and beyond were quick to offer their take on what it all means for tax preparers, financial planners, and their clients.

Here are just a few of those examinations. Take your pick.



Bill Sheridan