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Divorce From a Psychopath or Narcissist in Massachusetts is Never Easy

Divorce From a Psychopath or Narcissist in Massachusetts is Never Easy!

Uniformed Services Former Spouses Protection Act (USFSPA)

February 1983 was a pivotal month for the rights of a civilian spouse. A military family law case at that time established the Uniformed Services Former Spouses Protection Act (USFSPA) to support civilian spouses and their families. This act confirms that retirement pay is “empowered, but not required” to be marital property and therefore divisible by a divorce order.

Military Divorce: An Introduction

Going through a divorce with the military can introduce unique circumstances. To start, military divorce is not a legal term; it is simply a term to describe a divorce that has one or more of the litigants are in the military or retired from the military.

What You Need to Know if Considering Relocating With Your Children From Massachusetts

Massachusetts law favors parents who have been awarded primary or sole physical custody in cases where such parents request to remove or relocate their children to a new state outside of Massachusetts.

IRS Tax Tip: Reasons to Use Direct Deposit For a Tax Refund in Massachusetts

As Massachusetts taxpayers prepare for the January 29 start of filing season, they should consider a direct deposit of any refunds due. It's easy, safe, fast - and the best way to get a refund. That's why 80 percent of taxpayers choose it every year.

Don't Make These Dating Mistakes After Massachusetts Divorce!

Are you planning to forget your past after your Massachusetts divorce and start dating? However, it may not be that easy to do so especially if you had been married for several years to your former spouse.

Divorcing in Massachusetts When You Have Adult Children

Going Through a Massachusetts When You Have Adult Children, Is Never Easy!

What about kids?

Many parents main concern is dividing these responsibilities and supporting their children during a separation. During this difficult situation, your mind can rest on one thing: the courts primary concern is always the best interests of the children.

When Are You Entitled to Alimony and Maintenance?

Alimony and maintenance are generally granted to maintain the status of one spouse if they lack the ability to reasonably care for their needs on their own.

Can I Reduce my Child Support If I can No Longer Afford to pay? How is it done?

Article discusses if and how child support can be modified in California. Often one finds themselves in a situation where circumstances have changed and they can no longer afford to pay the previously ordered child support. This article discusses how to modify it.

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