How is alimony decided?

During divorce proceedings, there are issues that need to be solved to prepare for the newly single life for the spouses. Some of these issues deal with the separation of possessions that have been acquired during a marriage, how much time the parents will spend with their children and alimony payments. Alimony is money that […]

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Terms of Alimony in Massachusetts

Divorces in Massachusetts are complicated because of the heavy emotions that are tied to ending a marriage. Not only that, divorcing couples are also faced with the reality of separating their finances and determining how their financial situation will change after the divorce. One major concern for a spouse that has been largely dependent on […]

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Mansfield Divorce Lawyer Examines the Tax Deductions for Alimony and Child Support Payments

Mansfield Divorce Lawyer Examines the Tax Deductions for Alimony and Child Support Payments As an experienced Mansfield Divorce Lawyer, I am often asked by clients how alimony or child support payments can be deducted from taxes.  I will advise them that alimony is always deductible by the payor spouse in Massachusetts.  You cannot label child […]

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