Montauk, NY asked in Child Support and Divorce for New York

Q: What is the percent of child support that I have to pay in Puerto Rico for 2 child?

I split from my wife 1 year ago and I want to get my divorce. We were living together only 2 years. we are 22 years old, she just finished college, and I have to quit school for taking care of here and my child. I have a job and she has one too, but I still making more money than her. Is there any chance that I have to pay her alimony?

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Christine Moccia
Christine Moccia
  • Rye Brook, NY
  • Licensed in New York

A: Generally speaking, in a short term marriage alimony/maintenance is not at issue. Not sure if the child is yours and hers? If that's the case, your main issue will be custody and child support. Consult a qualified divorce attorney.

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