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Google plans to pay 'gay' employees more

Posted By -NO AUTHOR- On 11/10/2012 @ 10:19 pm In Money | No Comments

(MSNBC) Google is set to begin covering a cost that gay and lesbian employees must pay when their partners receive domestic partner health benefits, according to a report in the New York Times.

The increased pay is largely to compensate these workers for an extra tax that heterosexual married couples do not pay. The increase will be retroactive to the beginning of the year, the newspaper said.

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