Alert August 27, 2013

Goodwin Procter Alert: Supreme Court’s Windsor Decision May Create Opportunities for Tax Savings

Goodwin Procter issued a client alert that provides recommendations regarding potential income, gift and estate tax savings for same-sex married couples in light of the Supreme Court’s decision in United States v. Windsor, which struck down a portion of the Defense of Marriage Act (“DOMA”), and discusses the uncertainties that remain for same-sex married couples under the portions of DOMA not addressed in the Windsor decision.