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When compared with different-sex couples filing jointly, the analysis reveals that same-sex joint filers are generally younger, higher income, and less likely to claim dependent children.
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When comparing the incomes of all joint-filers nationwide aged infemale-female couples earn about 68 percent of what male-male couples earn.