The partners in a domestic partnership generally enjoy the same legal rights as married couples. The partners enjoy various benefits such as life insurance, health insurance, death benefits, tax benefits and much more. However domestic partnerships are not recognized in all states. There variations in the state laws on domestic partnership. This section provides information on the benefits available to domestic partners, termination of a domestic partnership and state laws on domestic partnership. Please click on the links to know more:
- What Is a Domestic Partnership? : Learn about the benefits of a domestic partnership, how to register as domestic partners, example of state domestic partnership laws, and more.
- Benefits of a Domestic Partnership : In this section, you’ll find information on the benefits granted to domestic partners, the differences between domestic partnerships and marriage, and more.
- State Laws : This section provides a list of the legal status of each state. Take a look to find out whether your state recognizes domestic partnerships.
- How to End a Domestic Partnership : Learn about how to dissolve a domestic partnership, the legal and financial consequences of dissolution, and more.