Have You Filed A Joint Tax Return?

Have You Filed A Joint Tax Return? One of the main thoughts someone has while going through a divorce is “Who gets what?” Many married taxpayers choose to file a joint tax return because of certain benefits this filing status allows. Both taxpayers are jointly and individually responsible for the tax and any interest or penalty due on the joint …

Is a prenuptial agreement the best thing for your relationship?

Is a prenuptial agreement the best thing for your relationship? Is a prenuptial agreement the best thing for your relationship? Many people fear that discussing these matters, or even bringing up the word prenuptial agreement, will cause turmoil in their relationship. Often, this is not the case. One of the main irreconcilable differences leading to divorce is finances. Talking to …

Steps to Recovery

Steps to Recovery When you first realize that you’re getting a divorce, you might feel like your life is over. It’s perfectly okay to feel that way because going through a divorce is a difficult time. At times people have no clue how to start living their life again after the divorce is finalized. Believe it or not, coping after …

What is a non-custodial parent?

What is a non-custodial parent? A non-custodial parent is a parent who does not have physical and/or legal custody of his/her child by court order. Being a non-custodial parent is a tough situation to be in. You might have been really involved in your child’s life on a day-to-day basis, now your time together is limited. While it can be …

Divorce can equal a happy ending

Divorce can equal a happy ending Deciding to get a divorce can be one of the most terrifying decisions in a person’s life. Majority of the time divorce is seen as a negative thing, but in reality getting a divorce can be a very positive decision in a person’s life. The main reason people get divorced is so they can …

Frequently Asked Questions About Divorce

Frequently Asked Questions About Divorce When someone files for divorce, they tend to have a lot questions about the process. Before hiring an attorney it’s important to go in with some knowledge about the process instead of nothing at all. Here are a couple of the most common asked questions couples have about divorce. 1. What is the difference between …

Peer Review Rating of 5.0 out of 5.0

Peer Review Rating of 5.0 out of 5.0 Here at Scott Levine P.A. we are pleased to announce that Scott A. Levine has received an “AV” Peer Review Rating of 5.0 out of 5.0 in the areas of Family Law, Criminal Law and Litigation. Scott Levine received this honor on November 18th, 2014. What exactly is an AV rating? The …

How To Face Divorce

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The Increase in Divorce

The Increase in Divorce Divorce has become more common over the years. Ever wonder why couples are constantly getting divorced? Here’s the top seven reasons couples all over the world are deciding to separate. 1. Rushing into it: A lot of times couples jump into marriage without fully thinking it over. Just because you think you’re in love, doesn’t mean …

Are you ready to date?

Are you ready to date? Dating after a breakup, especially a divorce is always a tough thing to do. You may not want to date at all, but the reality is you have to move on eventually. How do you know you’re ready to date? Read more to find out. Still on your mind: The best way to know if …