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Alimony: Read About The Law ...

Reviewed 12/12/2018

Alimony is also called spousal support or spousal maintenance. Although we usually think of alimony as a state issue, there may be circumstances (for example, military marriages, tax issues, or bankruptcy) where federal law is involved. 



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