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What a Prenuptial Agreement Can and Cannot Do

Posted on : February 20, 2020, By:  Erlina Perez
Hackensack Prenuptial Agreement Attorney

If you’re getting married or considering marriage, understanding what a prenuptial agreement is and what it can and cannot do is of the utmost importance. This is especially true if you’re coming into the marriage with a great deal of assets. The idea that a prenuptial agreement is “unromantic” is a misunderstanding of what the […]

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When Does Spousal Support End In New Jersey?

Posted on : January 17, 2020, By:  Erlina Perez

After a divorce, the lesser earning spouse may have difficulty providing for themselves financially. In these cases, New Jersey judges may order alimony, also called spousal support. This payment helps lesser earning spouses learn to live independently and is not always ordered. If you’re paying alimony, when can you expect it to end?  Spousal Support […]

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How To Prepare For Your Divorce Filing In New Jersey

Posted on : December 12, 2019, By:  Erlina Perez

Organizing Ahead Of Filing For Divorce It may seem frustrating and tedious to gather all of the information and possible documentation necessary to file for a divorce, but the fact is, the sooner you get on with it, the better prepared you will be when you meet with your New Jersey divorce lawyer. Financial documents, […]

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I’m Self-Employed – How Will It Affect My Divorce?

Posted on : October 30, 2019, By:  Erlina Perez

One of the most contentious aspects of a divorce is finances. This is especially true for self-employed individuals. It’s important to make sure you’re paying extra attention to the financial aspects of your divorce if you work for yourself. Here’s what you should know.  Making Full Financial Disclosure  Whether you work for yourself or not, […]

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How Is Alimony Taxed In 2019?

Posted on : August 17, 2019, By:  Erlina Perez

Recent changes to tax laws have affected how alimony is taxed. Essentially, the move by the Trump Administration, which was sealed into law in January of this year, reverses who the tax burden falls on. Here’s what you should know about how alimony is taxed in 2019.  The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act — What […]

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