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Are My Attorney Fees Paid In Connection With Spousal Support Tax Deductible?

Q. I obtained orders for spousal support, which my husband objected to without success, in our pending dissolution. A friend told me that I am entitled to deduct all my attorney fees on my federal and ...
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The Ten Biggest Mistakes People Make That Impair Their Rights Upon Divorce

The Most Common Mistakes That Radically Affect Marital Rights and Obligations Upon Separation or Divorce It is amazing how we tend to enter into the most important business relationship of our lives ...
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Dividing JOINTLY TITLED PROPERTY Acquired Before Marriage (or RDP) - Family Law Act or Partition?

Family Court Jurisdiction to Divide Jointly Titled Properties Acquired Before Marriage or Domestic Partnership Registration: Family Code Section 2650 My office seems to be the final resting place for ...
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How Can I STOP My Spouse From LIQUIDATING OUR COMMUNITY PENSION?

Q. I am afraid my husband may liquidate our 401k and IRA's that are in his name. Is there anything I can to do freeze the accounts or make sure he can't empty them out before I can hire a ...
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What does "COMMUNITY PROPERTY WITH RIGHT OF SURVIVORSHIP" Mean?

Q. I am considering a divorce. I have found the deed to our home, and I see that the grant deed by which we took title is held like this "to Jim... and Mary..., husband and wife, as Community ...
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