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Delaware Alimony Law

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Judges consider several factors even before calculating the support payments in Delaware alimony law.

They include:

  • Economic dependency of the other.
  • Insufficient income levels to support their lifestyles.
  • Eligibility for the employment and custodial guardianship if any.

Factors for Alimony Calculations:

If these conditions are met, the alimony calculator is employed by the judges based on the following factors.

They include:

  • The gross income of both spouses
  • Duration of the marriage
  • Standard of living during the marriage
  • Age, educational background and health of the spouse

The court can award a temporary alimony which lasts during the divorce or a rehabilitative alimony for a stipulated time or even a permanent one, till the death of either of the parties.

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