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I want a divorce (4)+

  • CourtHelp's divorce page

    This is the court's website and it has information on obtaining a divorce in New York State. Here you will find general information and free divorce forms with instructions. Content Detail

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    New York State Unified Court System
  • New York Divorce

    General information about divorce, including the grounds (reasons) for divorce, links to the necessary forms and step by step instructions. Explains how to contest a divorce that you do not want, what you might get in a divorce and whether your children's last name will change because of a divorce. Content Detail

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    WomensLaw.org
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    Spanish / Español
  • Frequently asked questions about divorce, annulment and separation agreements

    Questions and answers about annulment, divorce and separation agreements. Explains the difference between uncontested and contested divorces. Explains the difference between marital property and separate property. Content Detail

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    New York State Unified Court System
  • Create your own court forms for an uncontested divorce (online program)

    An uncontested divorce is where both you and the person you want to divorce agree to divorce and there is an agreement about what will happen to your finances and property after the divorce. You file an uncontested divorce yourself and you can create the paperwork online. The link will take you NYCourts.gov. Read More

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    New York State Unified Court System

I want to serve my spouse with divorce papers (1)+

I have assets I need to divide with my spouse (house, car, pension) (3)+

  • How to take control of retirement benefits in a divorce

    Retirement funds are marital property. Read this booklet to learn how you can protect yourself against losing the retirement assets you are entitled to receive. This booklet also explains the importance of a QDRO (Qualified Domestic Relations Order). Content Detail

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    Women's Institute for a Secure Retirement (WISER)
  • Fact sheets on divorce and widowhood

    Women's Institute for a Secure Retirement (WISER) has written many fact sheets on divorce and widowhood. They cover pensions and divorce, IRAs and divorce, protections for widows and widowers in pension plans, and more. Content Detail

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    Women's Institute for a Secure Retirement (WISER)
  • What happens to property after a divorce?

    Explains what is considered marital property and what is considered separate property in a divorce. Also explains how to protect yourself from having to pay your spouse's debts. Content Detail

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    Legal Assistance of Western New York, Inc.- LawNY® - Geneva Office

I am divorced and filing for Social Security (2)+

I want alimony (maintenance) or spousal support (3)+

  • I want to know more about spousal support

    This link will take you to information on the New York Court's website about filing for spousal support. Read More

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    New York State Unified Court System
  • Temporary spousal maintenance guidelines calculator

    This is a calculator to figure out temporary maintenance based on the revised temporary maintenance guidelines. This applies to divorces filed on or after October 25, 2015. Content Detail

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    New York State Unified Court System
  • Spousal support or maintenance

    Spousal support is court ordered money paid to support a spouse. Maintenance or “temporary maintenance” is support ordered to be paid for an ex-spouse, or while a divorce case is pending in court. Click here to read more information on spousal support including what court issues the orders, how the amount is determined, and how it can be changed. Content Detail

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    Legal Assistance of Western New York, Inc.- LawNY® - Geneva Office
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    Spanish / Español

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