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Spousal Support: My soon-to-be ex is due to receive a large sum of money. Will this increase my support payments?

Los Angeles, CA family law attorney Robert W. Eisfelder talks about how an large increase in income/money can effect support payments.

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When one spouse has a significantly greater estate than the other I’m often asked how is that gonna affect spousal and child support, and it does because the court looks to the ability of each party to support themselves and their kids. And if one spouse has a significant amount of money that will earn interest, stock options are involved, things like that, the court will factor those intangibles into coming up with a fair proposal as far as support is concerned.

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