Gay marriage is usually cast as an issue of human rights (for supporters) or immorality (for opponents), but what about fiscal responsibility? Herewith, some of the annual economic benefits of legalizing gay marriage:.
Same-sex couples marry and move into a higher tax bracket, boosting federal taxes by:
$400 to $700 million
Newly formed gay households move up in income and are cut from programs such as Medicaid, resulting in savings of:
$50 to $200 million