Ex cop on trial for slaying ex wife over alimony payments

Divorce News: The New York Post today reveals that John Galtieri is facing murder charges in Staten Island for shooting his wife Jeanne Kane in the head and killing her.  The Galtieris were  married about 27 years and have a couple of kids. Apparently, there was domestic violence throughout the marriage but the wife kept […]

I want more alimony. Can I get it?

ALIMONY: Can I get more alimony/child support after the divorce is signed? Conversely, as the spouse who pays alimony/child support, can my obligations be reduced? Usually, alimony is awarded where one spouse is significantly more financially fit than the other spouse. Alimony these days is usually limited in duration unless, after a lengthy marriage, the […]

Alimony can either be taxable or not. It depends on how you and your spouse choose to classify it

During divorce proceedings, the distribution of marital property can either take the form of cash distributions or they will be in the form of property distribution. Only cash distributions are deductible by the payor spouse and taxable to the payee spouse. Property transfers/settlements are not taxable to the payee spouse or deductible by the payor […]

Moving to the Hamptons, Long Island After Your Divorce?

Moving to the Hamptons, Long Island After Your Divorce?

ARE YOU MOVING TO THE HAMPTONS NOW THAT YOU ARE DIVORCED? For many people, moving to the “Hamptons” is a dream. An unattainable dream, but a dream nevertheless. For others, moving to the Hamptons at the drop of a hat (or after a divorce) is business as usual. They just think it and it manifests. […]

Elon Musk Rolling Stones Interview: Is he Too Complicated for a Relationship? Is he too Busy to be a husband?

Elon Musk Rolling Stones Interview: Is he Too Complicated for a Relationship? Is he too Busy to be a husband?

On Elon Musk Rolling Stones Interview We are obsessed with Elon Musk on this blog as you know if you have been reading. I just read his  latest interview with Rolling Stones. I almost could not believe that whereas we have been goofing off and saying that he is looking for a girlfriend, that in fact, […]