Category: Family Law

Things to Consider Before Getting A Prenuptial Agreement

11/09/2018 By Shelby J. Anderson   If you are getting married and are thinking about getting a prenuptial agreement (also called premarital or antenuptial agreements), there are many different provisions to consider before consulting with an attorney.  Arizona has adopted the Uniform Premarital Agreement Act (UPAA).  A premarital agreement is defined as “an agreement between [..]

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Alimony Tax Consequences Under the New Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

10/17/2018 By Shelby J. Anderson On December 22, 2017, President Donald Trump signed into law the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.  This bill amended the Internal Revenue Code and modified many policies and tax rates.  Included in this Act is a change in who receives the tax deduction on alimony payments.  Find out how this [..]

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Myths and Realities of Premarital Agreements in Arizona

10/09/2018 By Shelby J. Anderson Premarital agreements (a.k.a. prenuptial agreement) get a bad reputation.   The term tends to invoke thoughts of divorce and distrust in the relationship.  However, premarital agreements in Arizona can actually be a valuable tool that can save couples money and ensure both sides are treated fairly during the marriage and in [..]

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