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How To COLLECT On Family Court ORDERS For Support or Money Judgments In Property Division!

Enforcing California Family Court Orders and Awards for Money One of the most effective ways to end the misery of high-conflict divorce with a recalcitrant spouse or co-parent is to enforce the money ...
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TAX TIME Advice for SEPARATED COUPLES About JOINT TAX RETURNS

Q. I'm separated from my ex-husband, and we are in the process of a divorce. He has asked me to file jointly on a 2010 return, and I am wondering if this is a good idea. Any suggestions? Trudy, ...
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Must I Submit My TAX RETURNS to the COURT or to the OTHER PARTY?

Q. I have a hearing coming up involving my ex-wife's request to modify spousal and child support. I've received a letter from her attorney demanding I bring my 2010 tax returns to court. I ...
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Is It Possible to Get My Ex's TAX RETURNS Without Any MOTION to MODIFY Pending Between Us?

Q. We were divorced three years ago and I haven't taken my ex-husband back to Court. I think he is earning a lot more now. Is there anything I can do to find out what his situation is short of ...
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What is HEAD OF HOUSEHOLD status for IRS purposes?

Q. What is the effect of claiming "head of household" status in a tax return? A. Head of household does not apply to joint tax returns. If you are divorced, or if you are married filing ...
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What are the TAX CONSEQUENCES of CHILD SUPPORT and SPOUSAL SUPPORT?

Q. My husband and I have separated, and pretty much agreed to work everything out without going to Court. But I would like some information about how any support we agree upon is taxed. Child support ...
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