Written by attorney Guichard St. Surin

Do I have to pay alimony in a divorce in Florida?


It depends. In order for you to pay alimony in a divorce, the other party have to first ask for it during the divorce process. If they ask for it, they have to prove that one, that they have a need for it; and two, that you have the ability to pay it. If they cannot prove both of those things, then you would not obligated to pay alimony in the State of Florida.

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