I'm paying her. I thought my payments were supposed to decrease at final dissolution. I have a settlement conference with the court tomorrow morning.
Family Law Attorney
Call your accountant tonight and make sure how you would file and how she should file.
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Divorce / Separation Lawyer
The child support is calculated by State mandated DissoMaster program. If you look at the printout, you can see what income and expense items affect the calculations. In terms of a Judgment related spousal support award, there are quite a number of statutory factors that must be considered by the Judge before he or she makes their decision factored as set forth in the Family Code.
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