Q: If there is an agreement, how much discretion does the judge have to modify what the parties have temporarily agreed to? If the parties agree, the judges are just… CONTINUE
Q: Is there a simple mathematical formula for calculating alimony in a divorce? Is the amount of alimony given a matter of negotiation? It is a matter of negotiation, but… CONTINUE
There are 12 factors used in considering alimony listed in Family Code Section 4320. Not all of the factors are going to apply to all people. They pick and choose… CONTINUE
Q: I’m paying alimony to my ex-spouse and he gets a job. Can alimony be modified? Yes. First, you can ask him that, given now that he’s making money, can we… CONTINUE
The court has twelve different factors that they can look at to decide how much alimony to award and for how long. They can pick and chose any of the… CONTINUE
How the New Tax Law Change Affects Alimony The new California alimony tax law takes away the implications of alimony which basically means that the people paying alimony can no… CONTINUE
Alimony is financial support that one spouse pays to another when you’re separated or divorced. Q: Is it possible to get spousal support if we weren’t married? The only way is… CONTINUE
In today’s society, the stigma of divorce has changed significantly from several decades ago. There are more single adults in the United States than ever before, either divorced or never married.