Category Archives: Spousal Support

How is child support and spousal support figured?

How is child support and spousal support figured? - Collaborative Practice San Diego - Child Support, Spousal Support, Divorce, Collaborative Divorce - Copyright: asife / 123RF Stock Photo
Are you going through a divorce?  Will you be responsible for child or spousal support?  Make sure you know the answers to your questions before you go through your divorce proceedings. Join us July 6 to learn more about child and spousal support and get answers to many of the other questions you may have. Learn more about our workshops… Read More

The New Tax Laws and Spousal Support

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The Tax Cut and Jobs Act passed in December 2017 is changing the tax rules around spousal support. Currently, if you pay spousal support, it is an “above the line” tax deduction. Meaning the total amount of the spousal support payment comes right off the top of your income and you don’t pay taxes on it. For example, if you… Read More