New York, NY asked in Divorce for New York

Q: Do I have to pay spousal support ? I've married for 5 years and he has cheated several times. He is an ex con.

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David P. Badanes
David P. Badanes
  • Northport, NY
  • Licensed in New York

A: There are many factors that go into whether or not you have to pay spousal support.

The first thing to look at is each party's income. If you make significantly more than your spouse, then you may have to pay spousal support. However, as stated, there are other factors that would be looked at.

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