Lacie Glover. But there is good news. Depends on provider and policy. Therefore, both the employee and the employer pay taxes to the federal government on health benefits for same-sex couples. Your new score:
Currently about one-third of companies with more than employees offer domestic partner benefits.
The federal government prevents health insurers from discriminating based on sexual orientation, but life insurance companies are governed by state laws. Policy Length 5-year 10 years 15 years 20 years 30 years. We value our editorial independence, basing our comparison results, content and reviews on objective analysis without bias. Silver Lake residents David Michael Barrett and husband Mark Peters were married in during the brief period in which same-sex marriage was legal in California.
One practical effect may be health insurance coverage for thousands of previously uninsured and unmarried people in same-sex relationships.