By Evan Kirshenbaum | Published November 29, 2021 | Posted in Alimony | Comments Off on Spousal Maintenance in a Rhode Island Divorce: Myth vs. Reality
- Family Law Overview
- Division of Assets
- Child Custody
- Child Support
- Divorce Modifications
Couples facing divorce may have misconceptions about the concept of spousal maintenance. At the outset, it is important to understand that each case is different, and maintenance orders will be highly fact-specific. However, understanding general misconceptions and the corresponding realities can assist you if you are facing family law issues related to spousal support in Read MoreRead More
One of the largest financial impacts that divorce has is the assignment of child support, a regular payment designed to see that a child’s needs are met despite their parents no longer living together. Rhode Island law determines child support as a percentage of the supporting parent’s net income. However, this raises some important questions, Read MoreRead More
There is no getting around it: tax issues are always part of any divorce, simply because the marital assets are being divided, and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) treats this as income. This is especially complex to navigate when the divorce involves high-income parties and high-value assets. The stakes are often higher when large marital Read MoreRead More
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