Lies on Alimony worksheet


#1

If you see that your ex-spouse leaves off income from their financial for alimony but includes this on their taxes, can the case be thrown out?


#2

The case will not be thrown out, but additional income may be a reason for a modification of alimony.


#3

If they lie about their income how can you determine what amount of alimony they should receive? If they are a Dr. and should be making 80,000 a year plu sbut shows only 30,000 a year. Is that a consideration?


#4

The court determines the amount they should receive based on many factors, in addition to what their reasonable needs are. Income can be imputed if the court finds a party is depressing their income in bad faith.

I suggest you read more under the alimony tab on the home page, there is even a video you can watch which describes all the factors involved in an alimony case.