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How Do You Divide Property in a Divorce?

When couples divorce, discussions about dividing the family’s assets can get heated, causing stress and anxiety.  At De Falla Law & Mediation, our job is to help the couple have a respectful discussion, keeping both of people’s interests in mind.  The goal?  A property division [...]

2020-06-23T14:00:30-07:00

How the 2017 Tax Law Affects Divorcing Couples

The new tax law has far reaching ramifications. Here are a few of the main ones that will impact divorcing couples. The tax treatment of California’s version of alimony, which we call Spousal Support, is changing dramatically. Right now, the spouse paying the spousal support is able to deduct it from his or her income, often significantly reducing taxes.

2020-06-23T14:05:02-07:00

What Does Divorce Have to Do With The Creature From The Black Lagoon?

If you are facing a divorce you may be experiencing feelings of sadness, guilt, anger, betrayal, fear, confusion, and worry about your children and your finances. You may be dreading a high conflict, long and costly court proceeding. While the end of your relationship may [...]

2020-06-23T14:05:42-07:00