Because alimony is based upon the premise that marriage is a partnership, Florida courts view that the termination of the marital partnership may require the shifting of a certain amount of income from one party to another. Alimony payments are never an issue for you with legal assistance from our attorney in Safety Harbor, Florida.
For alimony to be awarded, the court must find 1 party is in need of alimony while the other party has a greater ability to pay. Unless those tests are met, then no alimony should be awarded by the court. Calculation of the amount of alimony can be complex, which is why you need to hire our divorce attorney.
What Goes into Determining Alimony?
Alimony is solely determined by each situation and its facts. Some important factors that go into alimony award calculations for a court include the: