Articles: Spousal Support (Maintenance)
Jerry Fabiano explains how the new tax law may impact the finances of your divorce, specifically with respect to spousal maintenance.
Divorce mediation affords an opportunity to create an agreement about maintenance that can help spouses to build stability in an unpredictable future.
Effective January 23, 2016 a new maintenance law will take effect, impacting how alimony after divorce is determined by courts in New York State.
The purpose of maintenance is to allow the recipient to gain skills or training to become financially self-sufficient. It is awarded without regard to gender.