Daily Archives: November 23, 2019

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Your ex-spouse claiming your child on tax returns can result in several legal problems. The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) does not permit dependents to be claimed partially by more than one person. A computer system is used by the IRS for the screening of social security numbers to avoid duplicate dependent claims. If such is found in their system, the IRS will send an audit letter to the second tax return filed using the Social Security number of the same dependent in the first tax return. Who should claim the children? A special rule is provided for children of separated […]

What to Do when Your Ex-spouse Claims Your Child on Tax Return

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Many issues regarding parenting are because of poor communication among family members, especially between spouses. Poor communication is due to various reasons. Relationships with your spouse and your children are very emotional. More often than not, we let our feelings take charge whenever there is a conflict within the family. When we let our emotions speak for ourselves, we tend to become unreasonable. It is okay to accept that sometimes, our pride, anger, and resentment gets the best of us. We are but human. However, if you feel that you are in a situation where you just can’t communicate properly […]

Parenting Plans and Coordination

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There will always be too many things to sort out while getting a divorce. Aside from the usual division of property and finances, you may also have to sort out health insurance. What happens to your health insurance may also be tied to what happens during your divorce. When I Can Lose It What happens to your health insurance depends largely on what kind of policy you have. If you happen to have an insurance policy of your own, then you don’t have to worry about losing it. But if you are a dependent on your ex-spouse’s health insurance policy, […]

Divorce and Health Insurance