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But Shelby’s ruling was in place the last day of 2013, so marriages before midnight are recognized.
If the issue isn’t resolved on appeal during 2014, however, and the stay remains in place, those allowed to file jointly for 2013 can’t do it in 2014, because the state ban would still govern, Carpenter said.
Therefore, the state effectively, to preserve marriage, would be imposing divorces on those couples, at least for tax purposes.
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