People obtaining a divorce in 2018 will not see issues of alimony being impacted by the 2017 Tax Reform Bill. For those individuals, the existing rules regarding alimony – that it is deductible by the person paying the alimony and taxable as income to the person receiving the alimony – remain in
Going through a divorce can be a complicated process, especially if you have a sizeable amount of assets and/or young children. By doing some initial planning, you can help ensure our lawyers have all of the information necessary to craft the best possible divorce agreement to reflect your needs
Dissolution of a marriage, or divorce, is one of the most difficult challenges a couple or a family will ever face. From the initial petition for divorce, to developing parenting plans, to navigating the sometimes thorny issues of equitable distribution of property and alimony, there are many.
Syprett Meshad President and Family Law Attorney Michael L. Resnick appeared recently on ABC 7’s popular “Suncoast View” television program to discuss marital law and issues surrounding divorce. In the program, which aired Thursday, August 20, 2015, Mr. Resnick provided strategic tips for married
The vengeful message designed to let your ex know exactly how evil he/she is, and why you are better off alone. Everyone who goes through a break up has been tempted to do it, and every family law attorney in the country warns against it. Whether it’s a picture flaunting a new love interest, a text
When one spouse provides insurance coverage to their family under a group insurance plan, the other spouse is often concerned that they, and possibly their children, will lose their insurance coverage in the event of a divorce. However, in a divorce case, the Judge can require one spouse to
Dividing assets in a divorce can be complicated. The first step after finding an experienced and compassionate Sarasota area divorce lawyer is to identify each asset or debt as “marital” or “nonmarital”. Nonmarital assets are generally those acquired prior to the marriage, or assets which were