Do We Need Two Divorce Lawyers if We Agree on Everything?

Posted May 1, 2019

Not all divorces are bitter battles between two angry ex-spouses. In fact, many divorces are amicable, a parting of two ex-partners. Maybe you grew distant, maybe a tragedy separated you. Maybe there is pain in the past, but you still mostly share the same values when separating your households. Couples

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The Top 7 Reasons for Divorce

Posted April 25, 2019

When people get married, they often believe that their marriage will last forever. However, the fact is that nearly half of all marriages will end in separation or uncontested divorce in Chicago, making divorce a fairly common occurrence. Even though these numbers are well-known, it often takes people by surprise

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3 Life Changes Your Divorce Agreement Should Be Prepared to Handle

Posted April 17, 2019

When a divorce agreement is drawn up, usually the ex-spouses are thinking about how to settle their lives -right now-. You’re thinking about how to split today’s finances, but not what will happen when finances change in the future. You’re thinking about how to split custody with the children at

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7 Benefits of Filing an Uncontested Divorce Agreement

Posted April 10, 2019

In the United States, there are two primary ways to conduct your divorce. You can take your ex to court and bicker about every detail or you can sit down with a mediator and draw up an uncontested divorce agreement. Of course, the divorces that make the news and are

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10 Things to Do Before You File for Divorce

Posted March 21, 2019

It is never an easy decision to divorce, but you should know that you are not alone in it. Every day someone sees the final block of their marriage crumble and divorce is their only path. Yet, for as difficult as it can be, uncontested divorce in Denver is a

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How the New Tax Law May Affect Your Alimony Deductions

Posted March 14, 2019

If you and your spouse have been considering filing for divorce, it’s important to know about recent changes made to tax law that affect alimony payments. It is common for one ex-spouse to become legally obligated to make payments to the other ex-spouse as part of a divorce settlement. These

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How Will a Divorce Affect Your Taxes?

Posted February 28, 2019

Are you getting ready to file your taxes for the first time since your divorce? You likely have some questions about how divorce mediation in Denver is going to affect the way that you file your taxes and how much you’ll pay. What will your tax status be this time?

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I’ve Decided to Divorce, So What’s Next?

Posted February 7, 2019

When you’re considering the divorce process, the details can be mind-boggling. You know that you will have to find new living patterns and to divide up the assets and belongings acquired during the marriage. Every step in the divorce process has the potential to be emotional. However, some couples are

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What Chicago Residents Don’t Know about Uncontested Divorce

Posted January 30, 2019

Realizing that your marriage is no longer working for you or your spouse is heartbreaking, in most cases, and a difficult situation with which to be faced in almost all cases. Understanding the Chicago divorce mediator laws particular to those who live in Illinois is crucial for the married parties.

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