On March 1,Employee C was married to same-sex spouse D. Income Tax. California also became the first state in the U. The law did not come without controversy and criticism though. Two persons are married for federal tax purposes if they were lawfully married in a state whose laws authorize the marriage.
April 29, January 7, California State Assembly. On March 1,Employee C was married to same-sex spouse D. In other words, if a marriage was legal in the state where the marriage was celebrated, then the couple is considered married for federal tax purposes.
The three-year clock started on April 15 for people who filed on or before that date; those who received a filing extension have three years from the date they filed, she added.