Garnishing wages can be a good way to try to guarantee child support or spousal support payments.
All California divorces require complete disclosure as regards assets, debts, income and expenses.
Understanding the basics of child support and spousal support might make living with them a little easier.
What is the significance of the “date of separation” in a divorce?
When divorcing spouses’ incomes differ by a very large amount (placing them in much different tax brackets) and both child support and spousal is appropriate, the spouses can save significantly overall on their income taxes by designating the payments as “family support.”
A previous post gave the basic rules for making spousal support tax deductible. This post discuss two somewhat unusual but important circumstances that affect the tax deductibility of spousal support.