What do I need to bring to a divorce attorney consultation?
10 things to bring to your initial consultation with a divorce…Prepare your Schedule of Assets and Debts. Prepare your Income and Expense Declaration. Prepare a list of questions you want to ask the divorce lawyer. Tax Returns. Self-employment documents. List out the relevant facts about your case. Ask the attorney for his or her client intake sheet in advance of the meeting.
What is the usual amount of alimony?
If the alimony is being paid on a monthly basis, the Supreme Court of India has set 25% of the husband’s net monthly salary as the benchmark amount that should be granted to the wife. There is no such benchmark for one-time settlement, but usually, the amount ranges between 1/5th to 1/3rd of the husband’s net worth.
What percentage of income do you pay for alimony?
To calculate alimony, 25 percent of the recipient’s net income is subtracted from 33 and one third percent of the payor’s net income. However, the sum of the recipient’s income and the maintenance payments is limited to 40 percent of the couple’s combined net income.
Can I take all the money out of a joint bank account?
Any individual who is a member of the joint account can withdraw from the account and deposit to it. Either owner can withdraw the money from the account when they want to without getting permission from the other owner. So if a relationship sours, one owner could legally take all the money out.