(London Daily Mail) Janeane Garofalo could face a heavy tax bill after discovering that she has unknowingly been married for the past 20 years.

The 48-year-old stand-up comedienne, actress, liberal political activist and writer told the New York Post that she and her then boyfriend of one year, Rob Cohen, had wed in Vegas ‘as a joke’ in 1991 – but didn’t imagine it would be formally recognized.

Now, however, legal experts warn there could be a serious financial fallout.

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