Q: I am going through a divorce. I can't afford a lawyer or qualify for a free one I am 61 years old. Do I need a lawyer?
Of course no children. No home. Only tax debt. $20,000. I qualify for tax relief, he does not. Is this debt automatically split 50/50?
The document has alimony checked off.
We are both on disability and currently earn about the same. I am in the apartment and paying all the bills. He has been living with (and asked to leave) a few family members. Has been staying in hotel for the past week because he has no where left to go. He denies he has a problem.
He is an active alcoholic and recovering (?) drug addict. I am in recovery for alcoholism for 3 years. Came extremely close to dying 3 years ago (2/4/15). I've been sober since. We have a 3 year history of financial disagreements. He had told me he cancelled it but apparently he has not. The case is in Worcester on 1/22
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