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Tips For The Vulnerable Spouse

TIPS FOR THE VULNERABLE SPOUSE WHEN NEGOTIATING DIVORCE AGREEMENTS In the twenty seven years that I have been negotiating divorce agreements for clients, often times there is a spouse who is being overly generous with support issues and property distribution or there is a spouse who is taking on the “victim” role and who “doesn’t want to take him or …

Negotiating Divorce Agreements

Tips For Negotiating Divorce Agreements

Divorce Agreements Tips For Negotiating a Divorce In the twenty seven years that I have been negotiating divorce agreements for clients, often times there is a spouse who is being overly generous with support issues and property distribution or there is a spouse who is taking on the “victim” role and who “doesn’t want to take him or her for …

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Negotiating Divorce Settlements

Negotiating Divorce Settlements FEDERAL INCOME TAX AND IT’S IMPACT ON YOUR DIVORCE SETTLEMENTS negotiating divorce settlements It’s tax time again and for those of you that are negotiating divorce settlements don’t forget to consider the tax implication of your agreement.   For example, if you are receiving alimony, you need to consider how much of it will be owed in taxes.   …

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Divorce Attorney Brandon

Divorce Attorney So you are getting a divorce  and you have no idea where to start. So you start asking your friends who are divorced what they did and for every 10 people you speak to you get 10 different answers…..from ”you need to file first”….to “don’t leave your home because that’s considered abandonment” to “pay all the bills and don’t …

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Military Divorce – Share of Military Retired Pay

Military Divorce Pay PROTECTING THE NON MEMBER’S SHARE OF MILITARY RETIRED PAY AFTER MILITARY DIVORCE If you are the spouse of a military member and entitled to a percentage of his/her military divorce pay, you will want to make sure that your military divorce  settlement agreement is drafted in a manner which will protect your entitlement from a future election …

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Brandon Child Custody

Child Custody THE HISTORY OF THE MISCONCEPTION THAT 50/50 OR “EQUAL” TIME SHARING IN FLORIDA IN CHILD CUSTODY CASES IS THE STANDARD AND IN THE BEST INTEREST OF CHILDREN Thirty years ago, it was standard for judges to grant child custody of minor children to mothers just on the basis that the children were of a young age. There was …

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Distribution of Property

Distribution of Property Distribution of property may partially occur during the pendency of a dissolution of marriage case, may be resolved by agreement of the parties, or can be determined in its entirety at trial. In distributing assets or property to each spouse, the court will consider, among other factors, each party’s contribution to the marriage, the economic circumstances of …

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Alimony, Lawyer in Brandon

A spouse has a right to receive support from the other so long as the receiving spouse has the need and the other spouse has the financial ability to contribute. There are several factors that the court will take into consideration in determining a party’s entitlement to alimony. A spouse has a right to receive support from the other so …

Divorce in Brandon Florida

3 Tips for a Divorce in Brandon Florida

What are the rules for a legal divorce in Brandon? Residence within the state of Florida not less than six months time will be eligible for a divorce in the state of Florida, even if your husband or wife doesn’t reside in Florida. What are the grounds to get Divorce in Brandon ? Basic grounds for a divorce could possibly …

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Divorce By Yourself

Attempting to do a ” Divorce by Yourself ” puts you at a major Disadvantage! Most people dealing with divorce attempt to go for it without having attorneys. Though it may be certainly inexpensive, they in some way believe that it makes the procedure friendlier. In reality, there is a reason that the majority of people choose to have legal …