What states do not allow alimony?
Alimony in Community Property States The lack of alimony derives from the fact that after the divorce, both spouses are in the same financial situation, and neither has more or less asset to support the other. Community property states include New Mexico, Texas, Washington and Idaho.
Can I collect alimony and social security?
Social Security And Alimony Alimony payments will count as income when Social Security office calculates SSI payment. Contribution based, but also needs as must be disabled. Courts will consider SSDI for determining alimony received and paid. Alimony not considered when calculating benefit as it is an entitlement.
Can alimony be taken away?
In California: “a support order may be modified or terminated at any time as the court determines to be necessary.” – See Cal. In considering whether to modify or terminate an alimony award, the court once again looks at the ability to pay vis-à-vis the needs of the recipient.