I've heard about the loss of the alimony deduction. Please explain how this will impact Illinois divorces. The impact will be profound and complex. What is the current law regarding alimony … [Read More...] about Alimony and Trump’s Tax Plan
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AAML IL Columbus Day program: This Columbus Day, Gunnar J. Gitlin co-chaired the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyer's 12th Annual Columbus Day Program for Experienced Family Lawyers. This … [Read More...] about Illinois Family Law Continuing Legal Education: The Gitlin Law Firm 2017 and 2018
Amended effective January 1, 2018 (and soon to be amended again) Most Illinois divorce lawyers are unfamiliar with Pub. Act 100-520, which had an effective date of June 1, 2018. But per Pub. Act. … [Read More...] about Maintenance Guidelines 2018
Current Illinois law refers to "income withholding notice." Yet Federal law uses the acronym IWO (Income Withholding Order) referring both to notices and orders although Illinois does not require a … [Read More...] about Income Withholding in Illinois: New Federal Form Now Available