Going through a divorce right now, I'm in the Army and since we are separated she gets the BAH rate from me every month. Now she is dragging the whole process out and taking everything to the top just to get this BAH as long as possible. She is not eligible for spousal support, we don't have kids, we don't have any real property.
So my question is am I enforced to still give her the BAH?? If so can I do anything to stop it? Any written document by a lawyer or judge or anything??
She has 2 jobs and earns enough money to live on her own.
Really need urgent answers, thank you very much.
Your lawyer will know how to drop the shenanigans and move things forward. Use the Find a Lawyer tab on this site and hire one.
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Yup, as long as you are receiving BAH and are still married, she's entitled to it. Get the divorce finalized and tell DFAS so, then the BAH stops.
It depends - go see an Army legal assistance attorney at base legal to discuss the Army policy on support of dependents. If you have a court order on temporary support, that will trump the Army policy. One caution, as soon you are not providing any support, you are not entitled to BAH w/ Dependents.
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Until a court order supersedes, you must payout.
Doubt your spouse is dragging out court processes just to get BAH- it's not worth it.
I guess you don't have a family like law attorney... That is more likely the long pole in your tent.
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