Originally Posted by BroncoBeavis
Not tax free, like they pass to your spouse. Plus there's survivors benefits for Social Security and most pensions.
And more theoretically, there are plenty of scenarios where one family member would like another covered on his/her health insurance. But the federal government won't allow that.
Ok but what does that have to do with 2 men wanting to be parteners/mates/husband and wife? You are saying that is unfair to 2 brothers who just want to live together because they don't get marraige bennies? That is ridiculous IMO.