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Michigan Alimony Law

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Troubled marriages often end in divorce and to manage with the finances after divorce is often a difficult task.

Therefore, Michigan alimony law offers support to the spouses in need irrespective of the gender.

Steps in determining alimony:

The process of determining the alimony that can be awarded includes three crucial steps. They include;

  • Considerations:

The court considers various factors like the length of the marriage, the standard of living during the marriage,

income earning capabilities, assets, age, health and many more to determine alimony.

  • Principles of Equity:

It will also take an account of the general principles of equity before awarding it.

  • Final decision:

The judge will then decide the fair amount to be paid and the duration of alimony.

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