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Going to extremes to avoid paying child support

Divorce can be contentious. Add child support to the mix in Georgia and the stress and anxiety rise incrementally. Once child support amounts are settled, they need to be paid. If a parent disappears, is presumed dead, and then reappears, what is the implication for the unpaid support? This was the question in a recent case where just such a situation arose.

Georgia's new plan to help with child support

Child custody and child support can be two of the most stressful factors in the outcome of a divorce. Living up to child support commitments can place additional strain on an already stressful situation. The courts in Georgia are trying to alleviate some of that stress through the creation of what they call Parental Accountability Court.

Failure to pay child support could have criminal consequences

A man in another state has recently learned that failing to financially support his child has criminal consequences. Parents in Georgia who also neglect to pay child support may face the same fate as this gentleman. Thankfully, it is possible to avoid such consequences by taking the appropriate actions early on.

Taxes and credit to be considered in Georgia property division

Divorce can affect one in nearly every area of life, including emotionally and financially. It can be incredibly stressful to move from being a couple to being an individual. Working through property division can be an especially daunting task as there are many things to consider. Family law professionals can assist those going through divorce in Georgia through the process of dividing property and other assets.

Understanding the various aspects of child support in Georgia

Determining child custody and support are major decisions that parents have to make if they decide to separate or divorce. Even if the couple is not married, once their parental rights have been established, they have to figure out how financial support will be provided. Couples in Georgia may want to seek assistance from those with experience handling child support and custody cases.

Understanding the tax implications of Georgia divorce

There are numerous aspects of the divorce process, including dividing assets and making custody arrangements when applicable. The financial side of divorce is something about which many people do not have a firm understanding. Getting a divorce in Georgia can be costly, but the finances go beyond solely that fact. Taxes after and during a divorce are another important factor to consider.

What is necessary to receive child support in Georgia

In the midst of a divorce, one may also have to work through child custody arrangements. These agreements involve deciding a custodial and non-custodial party, or co-parenting. Additionally, custody arrangements may include child support. Georgia parents have numerous resources available to them that can assist with working through the provisions created through custody agreements.

Some Georgia parents likely hoping for child support reforms

Single parenting has become more and more common across the United States in the last couple of decades. In Georgia, child custody arrangements and child support have become necessary as non-traditional families have become more prevalent. Since women used to be the main caretakers at home, the custody system, which some claim is outdated, often seems to favor the mother. Some people thinks that it is time for this to change.

Determining child support in Georgia

Divorce is a process that has become widespread in the United States and is prevalent in society. This process can occur between two spouses who decide they no longer want to be together. However, in some cases, divorce separates a family -- the two spouses, as well as their children. When children are involved in their parents' divorce in Georgia, child custody and child support have to be addressed.

Planning for divorce in Georgia begins before the process does

Planning and careful consideration are typically involved when one is making a major life decision. Sometimes, however, emotion can take over and cause one to forget to work through something logically. Usually, divorce in Georgia is not something that is a spur of the moment idea.

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