When Should You Choose an Annulment Over a Divorce?
Separating spouses often choose between a divorce or legal separation. The third option for ending a marriage is an annulment. An annulment voids the marriage as if it had never existed. An annulment is only […]CONTINUE READING
Tax Season 2022: Are My Alimony Payments Tax-Deductible?
If you have recently gone through a divorce and are making alimony payments to your ex-spouse, you may wonder if your payments are tax-deductible. The answer is: it depends. Changes to taxes brought by the […]CONTINUE READING
Spousal Support in Michigan: The Four Different Types (and What They Mean)
Every state has its own laws governing spousal support after a marriage ends. The state of Michigan has four different types of spousal support. Whether you’re the spouse paying support or the spouse receiving it, […]CONTINUE READING
No-Fault Divorce States: Does the Cause of Divorce Matter in Michigan?
Divorce is usually a stressful process. This stress can be made even worse when you need to identify fault and prove it in court. Some states make this step easier with a “no-fault divorce” designation. […]CONTINUE READING
Can Child Support Be Changed After the Divorce Is Final?
Child support is one of the issues determined in a divorce settlement. A child support payment is based on a percentage of the paying parent’s income. While many matters in the divorce settlement are not […]CONTINUE READING