Logan, UT asked in Divorce for Utah

Q: In the state of Utah do you get alimony for 15 yr marriage ? When spouse makes over 100,000 dollars

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Chase Van Oostendorp
Chase Van Oostendorp
  • St. George, UT
  • Licensed in Utah

A: Alimony is dependent on:

1. The paying spouse's ability to pay;

2. The receiving spouse's need for alimony;

3. The marital standard of living; and

4. Length of the marriage.

Alimony is very much a case by case analysis. I suggest you talk with a domestic law/divorce attorney to find out if you would be eligible for such spousal support.

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