Some FL Employers Paying Tax on Domestic Partner Benefits

May 17, 2013

More Florida workplaces than ever are giving gay and straight domestic partners access to health benefits, the Miami Herald reports. Because domestic partnerships aren’t recognized by federal law, some Florida companies are now also reimbursing employees for the federal income tax they have to pay on the value of the premiums. 

Thomas Barker has had insurance through the city of Miami Beach since he and Robert Rosenwald became registered domestic partners.
Credit Miami Herald