Pension and Retirement Benefits

Many couples don’t realize that pension and retirement benefits are also assets that are subject to being distributed upon divorce.  Retirement assets include the monthly pension upon a spouse’s retirement, accumulation in individual retirement accounts (IRAs), 401k’s, annuities and amounts

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Relocation Outside the State of New Jersey

There are many times where after divorce (and even while the divorce is pending) that the custodial spouse would like to relocate outside the State of New Jersey with the children.  New Jersey has a statute that expressly prohibits relocation

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Recent Alimony Tax Law Changes

As of January 1, 2019, alimony is no longer tax deductible to the spouse that is paying it.  This change removed a significant benefit to the paying spouse.  For example, under the prior tax law, if a husband was paying

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Your Divorce – Family Law Attorney and Costs

Choosing Your Attorney Getting married in this State, or any State for that matter, is a fairly simple and straight-forward process.  Wedding details may get a little complicated, but overall it is straight-forward.  However, getting divorced or dealing with other

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