How to prepare for divorce financially

How do I prepare for divorce financially?

Aside from the emotional gut punch that a divorce can bring, the financial burden is often one of the scariest parts for most people. We get asked all the time for advice about how to best prepare for a divorce financially. While there is no cut-and-dry solution for making the divorce process affordable, there are…

Grounds for divorce in Maryland: Understanding your options

What are the grounds for divorce in Maryland?

In order to be granted a divorce, you must prove that there is a legally-accepted reason for it. However, before we discuss the grounds for divorce in Maryland, it’s important to understand the distinctions between the different divorce options available to you: absolute vs. limited divorce, and; no-fault vs. fault based divorce Absolute vs. Limited…

Alimony will no longer be tax deductible in Maryland in 2019 and beyond.

Why Alimony May Cost You More in 2019

Tax law changes have occurred and will hit people in 2019. Some believe they are beneficial, and others are angry over the sweeping changes that the Administration enacted. No matter how you feel about the new tax laws, they are here and will have an impact. You need to pay attention, particularly if you are…