Taxing times Tax time is upon us, and though by now Iā€™m sure most of you have long since filed your state and federal income taxes ā€“ *cough!* ā€“ perhaps you might be thinking: what in the heck is happening coast to coast with federal taxes this first year that DOMA has been struck down, and what with so many states newly recognizing same-sex marriages, either performed in their own states or performed in others?