December 30, 2011

Chicago Daily Law Bulletin article quotes Thomas F. McGuire and Robert E. McKenzie on tax filings for same-sex couples

Thomas F. McGuire

Thomas F. McGuire

Robert E. McKenzie

Robert E. McKenzie

Arnstein & Lehr Chicago Partners Thomas F. McGuire and Robert E. McKenzie were quoted in Chicago Daily Law Bulletin’s December 19 article, “Civil unions create complex tax returns.” The article discusses conflicts between state and federal tax filings for same-sex couples. Mr. McGuire and Mr. McKenzie commented on the opportunity this has created for couples to file together at the state level. While they believe this is a step forward, the discrepancy between state and federal filings may create complications and conflict with the IRS.

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