Skip to navigation menu

Skip to main content

Office of the General Counsel
Teachers College, Columbia University
teachers college logo columbia univertsity logo
Resources for individuals affected by the invalidation of DOMA

Site Navigation

Resources for individuals affected by the invalidation of DOMA

Marriage Equality and the End of DOMA §3

1. United States v. Windsor (decision of the United States Supreme court)

http://www.tc.columbia.edu/i/a/document/27050_12-307_6j37.pdf

2. Memorandum from Janice Robinson and Lori Fox:  

What does the Supreme Court’s decision invalidating DOMA mean? (July 1, 2013) 

http://www.tc.columbia.edu/i/a/document/27053_Windsor_memo.pdf

3. General Resources

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/27/your-money/how-the-supreme-court-ruling-will-affect-same-sex-spouses.html?ref=your-money

http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2013/06/26/us/scotus-gay-marriage.html

(How the Rulings Affect Gay Couples)

4. Resources relating to Taxation

Treasury and IRS Announce That All Legal Same-Sex Marriages Will Be Recognized For Federal Tax Purposes; Ruling Provides Certainty, Benefits and Protections Under Federal Tax Law for Same-Sex Married Couples

http://www.irs.gov/uac/Newsroom/Treasury-and-IRS-Announce-That-All-Legal-Same-Sex-Marriages-Will-Be-Recognized-For-Federal-Tax-Purposes;-Ruling-Provides-Certainty,-Benefits-and-Protections-Under-Federal-Tax-Law-for-Same-Sex-Married-Couples

New York offers Estate Tax Refunds to Qualified Same-Sex Spouses

http://www.governor.ny.gov/press/07232013-estate-tax-returns

http://www.irs.gov/uac/Newsroom/IRS-Statement-on-the-Supreme-Court-Decision-on-the-Defense-of-Marriage-Act

http://www.aclu.org/files/pdfs/lgbt/legal-guidance/Taxes.pdf

5. Resources relating to Employee Benefits

http://www.aclu.org/files/pdfs/lgbt/legal-guidance/Post-DOMA_FSS_Social-Security_v3.pdf

6. Resources relating to Immigration

http://immigrationequality.org/2013/06/the-end-of-doma-what-your-family-needs-to-know/

http://www.dhs.gov/topic/implementation-supreme-court-ruling-defense-marriage-act

http://www.aclu.org/files/pdfs/lgbt/legal-guidance/Post-DOMA_FSS_Immigration_v3.pdf

http://travel.state.gov/visa/frvi/frvi_6036.html

7. Resources relating to Student Aid

http://www.aclu.org/files/pdfs/lgbt/legal-guidance/Post-DOMA_FAFSA_v3.pdf