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Extracurricular Activities, Unreimbursed Medical Expenses, and Child Support

Child support provides for the basic financial expenses involved in raising a child. Things like food, clothing, and shelter. But what about all the things that the basic child support payment …

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What Does Child Support Cover?

In a divorce with children, you want to make sure the right child custody and parenting plan is in place and that there are sufficient financial resources to care for your children.

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What Is Child Support?

Child support payments are meant to cover a broad range of expenses for the minor child, including the basics — shelter, food, and clothes.

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Is Alimony Taxable?

For years — decades — alimony payments were tax-deductible to the person paying alimony, and taxable income to the person receiving alimony.

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Paying for Private School After a Divorce

Courts want parents to work together to determine what’s in their child’s best interests.  One common major decision is what school their children will attend …

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What is the Average Retainer Fee for a Divorce Lawyer?

Attorney fees, together with property division, alimony and spousal support, and child support, comprise the major financial considerations in a divorce or other family law matter.

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How Much Does a Divorce Cost?

There are three different ways to look at the cost of a Connecticut divorce – money, emotions, and time. Usually when people ask how much a divorce costs, they are asking about …

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How to Help Keep Your Divorce Legal Fees Down

Divorces with complex alimony, property division, and custody issues are more involved than they are in more straightforward divorces. But some complex divorces are significantly shorter …

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Divorce, Child Support, & Taxes

Divorce has a tremendous impact on your finances for years to come — and taxes can significantly impact those finances. Tax season is coming, so let’s take some time to review …

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How to Have a Good Divorce

You know you want to move on, but you want to move on well. You’re looking for a divorce you can be proud of, that is respectful to the marriage you had, to your spouse, and to …

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