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DIVORCE AND HOW IS ALIMONY CALCULAETD?

Posted on December 27, 2019

A client in my Brentwood, TN office told me her attorney suggested she hire a CPA to help her calculate alimony.  Her attorney told her that alimony is based primarily on two factors:  What does she need? and What can her husband afford to pay?  We can understand the concepts of need and ability...…

BRENTWOOD DIVORCE AND ALIMONY

Posted on July 30, 2020

A client came into my Brentwood office today and stated, " My neighbor just got divorced and she got 3 years of alimony.  So is that the standard length of time for alimony?" Attorneys tell me there is no standard or typical duration for alimony or standard or typical amount for alimony.  The...…