IRS posts Cafeteria Plan Rules for Same-Sex Couples

Robbie MossBenefits Administration, Blog, Compliance / Regulations, HR Management

DOMA cafeteria plan FSA IRS 2014-1 Notice

In a posting by Terri Eyden on the 19th, AccountingWeb offered this to say about this latest notice to come out of the IRS offices: The IRS promised to provide more guidance regarding the tax treatment of same-sex couples in the wake of the Supreme Court’s recent ruling invalidating Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA). Slowly but … Read More

Impact of the DOMA Decision on Employers

Robbie MossPayroll Services

  On June 26, 2013, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that a portion of the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) was unconstitutional.  In states that recognize same sex marriages, same sex couples who are married will now get federal benefits.  In states where same sex marriage is not recognized, however, it is not entirely clear what effect this ruling … Read More