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Same Sex Partner Benefits

Aaron Sankin

How Are Gay Couples Getting Screwed On Their Taxes?

HuffingtonPost.com | Aaron Sankin | Posted 03.06.2013 | San Francisco

San Francisco's Board of Supervisors passed a bill Tuesday ensuring same-sex couples who work for the city will pay the same in health care costs as t...

Dallas Approves Surprising New Policy For Gay Couples

Posted 10.28.2013 | Gay Voices

Texas-based lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights advocates and allies are praising a Dallas measure that will allow same-sex domestic ...

Brewer Asks Supreme Court To Reverse Ruling On Same-Sex Partner Benefits

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 07.09.2012 | Politics

Arizona Governor Jan Brewer (R) has requested that the Supreme Court overturn a ruling that allows state employees to keep their same-sex partners on ...

Workplace Flexibility Breeds Contentment on all Sides

Janet Walsh | Posted 08.29.2011 | Women
Janet Walsh

High-level professionals enjoy a lot more flexibility at work than low-income workers. Workers earning the highest 10% of wages are six times as likely to have paid family leave as the lowest 10%, and more than four times as likely to have paid sick days.

Federal Employees Can Purchase Health Insurance For Their Pets, But Not Their Same-Sex Partners

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

This morning, federal employees who are insured through the Federal Employees Health Benefits (FEHB) Program received an email from Aetna advertising ...

Will More Corporations Adopt the Practice of Tax Gross-Ups for Domestic Partner Benefits?

Todd A. Solomon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Todd A. Solomon

Google has taken its support of same-sex couples one step further by agreeing to equalize the domestic partner benefits tax inequity that federal law has created. Will this practice trickle into other corporations?