Calculating Child Support

For divorcing couples with children, custody and alimony are generally the most important elements of separation proceedings. It is also not always a simple thing. Child support decisions in Florida call for a formula that considers the children—how many there … Continue reading

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Helping Your Children Through Divorce

Divorce is always more difficult when children are involved. In addition to potential custody disputes, the emotional influence can be hard to bear and witness. Because divorce is stressful, it is easy for parents to be caught up and overwhelmed, … Continue reading

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How to Make Divorce Easier for Your Kids

Divorce can be a very emotionally difficult experience for both adults and children. Many people who end a marriage find that they are much happier in the long run and that they can raise healthier and happier children as a … Continue reading

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REDUCING CHILD SUPPORT IN FLORIDA

You may be entitled to a reduction of your child support obligation in Florida as a result of new laws.  Effective October 1, 2010 all final judgments and income deduction orders must delineate the starting amount of child support and … Continue reading

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Where to File Requests to Modify Child Support in Florida

Child support in Florida is a function of a statute, Chapter 61 to be exact.  Florida law recognizes that each parent has a fundamental obligation to support his or her minor or legally dependent child.  Child support is determined by … Continue reading

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