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  • 2019 Changes to Alimony Laws
    2019 Changes to Alimony Laws

    For over seven decades, alimony has been tax deductible for the paying spouse and counted as taxable income for the receiving spouse, but thanks to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, on January 1, 2019 all of ...

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  • Enforcing an Alimony Order in Pennsylvania
    Enforcing an Alimony Order in Pennsylvania

    In Pennsylvania, alimony (also known as spousal support) is what a higher-earning spouse pays to the lower-earning spouse each month for financial support after the divorce is final. In a no-fault ...

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  • Can I Date During My Separation in Pennsylvania?
    Can I Date During My Separation in Pennsylvania?

    Pennsylvania is not only a mixed state where spouses can file fault and no-fault divorces, but it is also one of the states that frowns upon adultery. Not all states care about infidelity, but ...

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  • Rights of Unemployed Dads in Divorce
    Rights of Unemployed Dads in Divorce

    In the past, when a couple divorced , it was the mother who usually had custody of the kids and received spousal support. This was especially the case around the year 2000 and prior. Today however, ...

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  • Your Guide to Surviving Divorce
    Your Guide to Surviving Divorce

    If you’re getting a divorce, you need to protect yourself. And, one of the unconventional ways to make the process easier is to consciously work with your spouse to obtain a cooperative, no-fault ...

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  • Can Stay-at-Home Parents Count on Alimony?
    Can Stay-at-Home Parents Count on Alimony?

    Are you a stay-at-home parent who is getting a divorce ? Let’s say you have stayed home to raise your children, and it’s been 5, 10 or even 20 years since you had a job. You’re now thinking something ...

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