How is Spousal Support Calculated in a North County Divorce

How is Spousal Support Calculated in a North County Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

How is spousal support calculated in a North County divorce case?  Unlike child support, where California has published specific guidelines and calculations, spousal support or “alimony” as it is often referred to is much more discretionary.  This often leads to dispute and expensive litigation as the parties work to protect their interests during a divorce. The spousal support page on …

Spousal Support an Issue in a Carlsbad and North County Divorce

When is Spousal Support an Issue in a Carlsbad and North County Divorce?

Pierre Domercq Spousal Support

When is spousal support an issue in a North County or Carlsbad divorce case?  Not every case contains spousal support or alimony (as it is often referred to).  What types of cases typically involve spousal support? In general terms, spousal support is applied when one of the parties will be placed in a more challenging economic position than the other …

Filing taxes after a divorce

Filing Taxes after a Divorce can be Trickier than You Think

Pierre Domercq Divorce

Just about everyone knows that getting a divorce is a complicated undertaking. So too can filing taxes after a divorce in Carlsbad.  And while most people generally consider these two to be non sequiturs, some of our readers are quite familiar with the fact that these two coincide quite frequently and can compound frustrations. That’s because there are a lot …

California man submits initiative to end alimony

Pierre Domercq Divorce

An Orange County man is attempting to put an end to alimony. Currently, signatures are being gathered for the initiative that is intended to stop alimony (also known as spousal support). Secretary of State Alex Padilla granted permission to supporters of the initiative to begin the process of gathering signatures. This group will need to gather 365,880 signatures from registered …

How can a couple get a summary dissolution?

Pierre Domercq Divorce

Many California residents may have heard about the prospect of a summary dissolution as a way to end a marriage. A summary dissolution can provide a quick and easy divorce solution for couples that qualify. It is important for residents to understand how a summary dissolution works in California and if it is in their best interest. A summary dissolution …