The "Benefits" of Living Together, Married or Not

Recent articles and news coverage indicate that many couples are getting married or becoming "domestic partners" solely for the benefits i.e. healthcare insurance and tax savings. However, for those couples who cannot get married in states that don't recognize same-sex marriages or for those couples who simply don't want to get married, you still have options. You just have to be creative. Thomas Franklin offers income-tax tips to unmarried couples.

Windy City Times
Unmarried income-tax opportunities
Special to the Online Edition of Windy City Times
by Thomas H. Franklin