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What Can I Expect in Court?

Television shows and movies about the legal process often culminate in a dramatic courtroom scene where the good guys win, the bad guys lose, and everyone walks out the door satisfied that justice was served. Outside of Hollywood, the legal system works a little bit differently.

Most family law...

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Tax Implications of Child Support

Mark Twain once quipped, “The only difference between a tax man and a taxidermist is that the taxidermist leaves the skin." Albuquerque area parents who are filing their taxes for the first time post-divorce are likely to agree. 

Making sure your taxes are done properly after splitting up with...

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Requesting Changes in Child Support Modifications

Back in the 1970s, David Bowie warned us that sometimes you have to “turn and face the strange” when it’s time to make some ch-ch-ch-ch-changes. It’s good advice to keep in mind if ch-ch-changes in employment, income, marital status, health, or your children’s needs necessitate a modification to the terms of your...

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