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Is Social Security Insurance Income Included In Calculating Child Support In N.J.?
Is Social Security Insurance Income Included In Calculating Child Support In N.J.?

No. In Burns v. Edwards , the New Jersey Appellate Division held that Supplemental Security Income benefits are not countable income for child support calculation purposes. Benjamin Edwards, a father, was disabled and his only source of income came from Supplemental Security ...

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Blog posts in December, 2013

  • Is Rental Income Included In Child Support Calculations In New Jersey?

    Yes. All income, earned or unearned should be included in any calculation as per New Jersey’s Child Support Guidelines. Following is the lawyer’s take ...

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  • Is New Jersey's Palimony Law Constitutional?

    Yes. New Jersey’s Palimony law does not violate an individual’s right to due process. As a family law attorney, in 2010 I embraced (and predicted) a ...

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    Alimony is based upon your gross income, unless otherwise ordered by a Judge of a New Jersey Family Court or negotiated in a settlement between the ...

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  • Is My New Jersey Child Support Automatically Reviewed By The Probation Department?

    Yes. Rule 5:6B provided that any child support orders issued, modified, or enforced after September 1, 1998, will be adjusted every two years to ...

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    I recently came across a story regarding an ex-husband taking his wife back to court. He claims that during their divorce his ex-wife failed to ...

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