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  • Common Visitation Schedules in California Child Custody Cases
    Common Visitation Schedules in California Child Custody Cases

    Definition: Timeshare (Now called parenting time) refers to the time that a parental has physical responsibility of a child. Common timeshare arrangements are as follows: 20%: Every other weekend from ...

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  • How does the tax filing status effect the amount of child support I pay?
    How does the tax filing status effect the amount of child support I pay?

    Tax Filing Status: Definition: * Single: You intend on filing as a single person and taking the default deduction given by the IRS. Currently $5,000 (Subject to change). * Married Filing Jointly to ...

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  • Los Angeles County Timeshare plans
    Los Angeles County Timeshare plans

    Definition: Timeshare is the principal factor in the child support formula. The more time you are responsible for your child/children, the more resources it requires. Common Timeshare Plans: 20%: ...

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  • How do family law cases take place at the Pomona courthouse?
    How do family law cases take place at the Pomona courthouse?

    Like other Los Angeles courthouses, the parties are required to attend mediation which is located in room 110 on the first floor of the building. The family law courtrooms are located on the second ...

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  • What if I have an existing spousal support order and my spouse is living with his/her girlfriend/boyfriend?
    What if I have an existing spousal support order and my spouse is living with his/her girlfriend/boyfriend?

    What if I have an existing spousal support order and my spouse is living with his/her girlfriend/boyfriend? Re-marriage terminates a party’s right to spousal support but what happens if the former ...

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  • Spousal Support when the other party is the primary custodial parent
    Spousal Support when the other party is the primary custodial parent

    Can a party in a California divorce case collect spousal support when the other parent is the primary custodial parent? Many of time I had seen a party offet their child support obligation with a ...

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