Oops! Yale Payroll Error Costs Gay Employees

By | January 14th, 2011|Categories: Same-Sex Marriage and Taxes|Tags: , |

Yale University says it made a payroll error that resulted in under-withholding for 61 employees with same-sex partners.  Yale failed to withhold federal taxes on the value of domestic partner health insurance during 2010.  Same-sex marriage is legal in Connecticut, where Yale is located, but the federal government does not recognize same-sex marriage.  The issue here is [...]