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  • Divorced and Unmarried Parents: How New Tax Law Impacts Child Tax Deductions and Child Tax Credits
    Divorced and Unmarried Parents: How New Tax Law Impacts Child Tax Deductions and Child Tax Credits

    Divorce attorney Jason V. Owens reviews how changes to child tax benefits under the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act (TCJA) may impact divorced, separated and unmarried parents. With 2019 around the corner, tax ...

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  • New Alimony Law in New Hampshire Similar to Massachusetts Statute
    New Alimony Law in New Hampshire Similar to Massachusetts Statute

    Massachusetts attorney Jason V. Owens sees similarities between a newly enacted alimony law in New Hampshire and the Massachusetts law passed in 2011 . When it comes to divorce and family law, each ...

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  • MA Appeals Court: Wife's Poor Health Valid Grounds for Alimony Deviation
    MA Appeals Court: Wife's Poor Health Valid Grounds for Alimony Deviation

    Hingham divorce lawyer Nicole K. Levy reviews an Appeals Court decision extending alimony due to a former wife’s health issues. Since the Alimony Reform Act (ARA) in 2011 became law, Massachusetts ...

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  • Husband Wins $8.8 Million in Adultery Lawsuit from Alleged
    Husband Wins $8.8 Million in Adultery Lawsuit from Alleged "Other Man"

    Hingham and Cape Cod divorce attorney Carmela Miraglia reviews a recent lawsuit brought against the “other man” from his wife’s alleged affair. Different states have different laws, particularly when ...

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  • What Court Filing Limits Alimony Duration in a Divorce?
    What Court Filing Limits Alimony Duration in a Divorce?

    Massachusetts attorney Nicole K. Levy reviews some of the complexities surrounding the “length of the marriage” when calculating alimony. The biggest factor in determining the duration of alimony ...

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  • The Difference Between Eliminating Alimony Arrears and Child Support Arrears
    The Difference Between Eliminating Alimony Arrears and Child Support Arrears

    James M. Lynch and Harold A. Mazzio explore the difference between eliminating child support arrears and alimony arrears through a recent Appeals Court opinion. A recent decision by the Massachusetts ...

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