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New Tax Law may mean that NOW is the time to get divorced
Under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passed by Congress and signed into law in December 2017, maintenance, what we used to call alimony, is no longer tax deductible. Currently under Missouri law, maintenance paid by one spouse to the other is taxable to the recipient and tax deductible to the paying spouse. All… Read More »
Do you speak the language of divorce?
Learn the “language” of divorce in 5 minutes Do you “speak” divorce? Let’s face it, the legal system is filled with words and phrases that are strange and foreign sounding. Lawyers spend a good part of their years of education learning the “language” of the law. If you are getting ready to participate in… Read More »
The Value of Experience
The ABC Company (not its real name) had an ancient boiler that heated its building. One cold winter day, the boiler went out, plunging the building into arctic temperatures. The President of the company called all around town trying to find someone who could repair the unit, but no one had experience on such… Read More »