Google will Add Pay to Cover a Tax for Same-Sex Benefits

This is great news.  Google do it once again, this time supporting Gay couples:

On Thursday, Google is going to begin covering a cost that gay and lesbian employees must pay when their partners receive domestic partner health benefits, largely to compensate them for an extra tax that heterosexual married couples do not pay. The increase will be retroactive to the beginning of the year.

We here at Ongoing Issues are in full support!

Read the rest of the story from the New York times here:

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/07/01/your-money/01benefits.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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