Definition of Household

 

rainbow-button-23148250If my partner and I are legally married in another state, can we apply as a household?

Yes. Couples count as a “household” in a federally run marketplace (for purposes of the advance tax credits) as long as they are legally married in some state, even if their marriage is not recognized in the state they live in. You can read more about the topic in THIS DOCUMENT. And THIS ONE, too.