Family Law

I Want a Divorce!—Now What?

Frequently Asked Questions by People Looking to get Divorced in Connecticut If you are thinking of filing for divorce (or your spouse has recently filed for divorce), you likely have numerous questions about the process and what your rights are. Below please find a collection of some of our most…

Effect of Marital Status on Federal Tax Filing Status

For federal income tax purposes, there are five tax “statuses:” single; head of household; married filing jointly; married filing separately; and qualifying widow(er) with dependent child. Status affects tax credits and deductions, and therefore also affects the amount of taxes owed. This article focuses on married persons filing jointly or…