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Marital Agreements

Monday, October 14, 2019

Benefits of a Postnuptial Agreement


Q: Why would couples consider a postnuptial agreement?

Most people have heard of the prenuptial agreement because they are often referred to stereotypically in motion pictures as being needed before the marriage of a wealthy, old man and a pretty, younger “gold digger”. 

In the real world, Reading marital agreement attorneys use prenuptial agreements in any situation—and often in second marriageswhere a couple wants to decide before they are married what property will remain separate and what property will become marital property in the event the marriage fails.
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Friday, July 19, 2019

Trump’s Tax Law Changes Pennsylvania’s Spousal Support System


President Trump knows a thing or two about divorce and alimony. First Lady Melania is his third wife, and he had to pay a significant chunk of change to his previous wives when they split up. We would wager he has some pretty strong opinions on this area of the law. 

It is interesting that the tax bill he championed in late 2017 has had a significant impact on the way spousal support (aka alimony) is calculated and taxed. Our firm has been helping Read more . . .


Monday, May 21, 2018

Marital Agreements – Seven Things to Consider Before You Sign


Marital agreements can be a useful tool for parties as they prepare to get married or even after they are married. Partners enter marital agreements for a variety of reasons, including protecting family property, settling various matters that may arise during a divorce, and providing for children from a previous relationship. Before you consider signing a marital agreement, there are many things that you should consider. A Read more . . .


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