Category: State Tax Questions
Same-Sex Couples State Filing Information
States Where Same-Sex Marriage Is Supported
There are multiple states that have legalized same-sex marriage and now allow you and your spouse to file as Married Filing Joint or Married Filing Separate. Within the table below, you will see a list of states that allow you to file both your federal and state tax returns as Married Filing Joint or Married Filing Separate.
|District of Columbia||New Hampshire||Vermont|
Same-Sex Couple Married In Another State
Some states do not allow same-sex marriage, but they do allow couples who are legally married in another state to file their state return as Married Filing Joint or Married Filing Separate. Please review the table below to determine which states allow this. You may also click on the state name for additional information on the subject.
States That Do Not Recognize Same-Sex Marriage
Many states do not allow same-sex couples to file as "married" on their state returns. Please review the table below to see which states do not allow same-sex couples to file with this designation. You may also click on the state name for additional information on the subject.
For more information on filing your federal return, please click here.