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Alimony and Taxes

Family law attorney Erin Nielson is joined by fellow Wilchins Cosentino & Novins attorney John Donahue to discuss federal and state tax treatment of alimony. https://youtu.be/UZmyaNscM-M Some quick takeaways: Agreements entered into after December 31, 2018,...

Property Division and Taxes

Family law attorney Erin Nielson of Wilchins Cosentino & Novins is joined this week by Attorney John Donahue. In the video below, Erin and John discuss tax consequences to consider when dividing the marital estate. John provides an analysis on potential capital...

How long does Alimony Last in Massachusetts?

As discussed in Attorney Nielson’s video blog the landscape of alimony in Massachusetts changed fairly drastically with the passage of the Alimony Reform Act in 2011.  Prior to the Alimony Reform Act, alimony in Massachusetts could last for an indefinite period of...