Not Paying Support or Maintenance

Saratoga Family Law Attorney Discusses Your Ex Not Paying Support or Maintenance

Saratoga Family Law Attorney Discusses Your Ex Not Paying Support or Maintenance One question that I often get as a Saratoga Family Law Attorney quite often is, “What happens if my spouse is not paying child support and/or spousal maintenance under the current agreement?” My answer is always to come and see us. We can definitely help…

Albany Family Law Attorney Discusses Child Support Being Used for a Lawyer

Albany Family Law Attorney Discusses Child Support Being Used for a Lawyer

Albany Family Law Attorney Discusses Child Support Being Used for a Lawyer Question: Can my ex-wife use child support money to pay for her lawyer to argue against my petition for custody?  Obviously, this money is fungible but at some point my children’s standard of living will be lowered due to lawyer bills.   If she can’t,…

Saratoga Child Support Lawyer Discusses Paying Support While the Child is Living with You

Saratoga Child Support Lawyer Discusses Paying Support While the Child is Living with You

Saratoga Child Support Lawyer Discusses Paying Support While the Child is Living with You Question: I have a case in family court where I’ve been given temporary custody due to a TOP as of late December. Our daughter has no intentions of going back to my ex due to physical abuse, but I know it’s…

Albany Child Support Lawyer Discusses Taxes and Child Support

Albany Child Support Lawyer Discusses Taxes and Child Support In Albany, I am often asked as Albany Child Support Lawyer if child support is taxable.  In New York, Child Support is calculated on full income, social security taxes, and income taxes. Income taxes are not deducted before Child Support is calculated. As an experienced Albany Child Support Lawyer I…

Saratoga Child Support Lawyer Discusses Calculation of Health Insurance

Saratoga Child Support Lawyer Discusses Calculation of Health Insurance I am often asked as an experienced Saratoga Child Support Lawyer how health insurance is calculated between two parties for their child’s health insurance.  In New York State, health insurance for the children is a part of the Child Support Standards Act. It is not paid…

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Saratoga Child Support Attorney Discusses Add-On Expenses

Saratoga Child Support Attorney Discusses Add-On Expenses Question: If a stipulated child support agreement will include pro-rata sharing of unreimbursed children’s medical expenses, is mileage to/from doctor considered an unreimbursed medical expense? Using, for example, federal rates as noted in IRA instructions. the monied spouse says “no”; the custodial parent thinks “yes”. The agreement is…