IRS: Same-sex couples' incomes count as married for ACA subsidies

08/30/2013 | Kaiser Health News

The Internal Revenue Service has announced that legally married same-sex couples will be treated the same as legally married heterosexual couples for tax purposes, which includes determining eligibility for Medicaid and health insurance tax credits and subsidies under the Affordable Care Act. Coverage of a same-sex spouse through an employer's plan will not trigger income tax on the value of the coverage, according to new IRS guidance.

View Full Article in:

Kaiser Health News

Published in Brief: