Tax Implications of Divorce in Tennessee

Murfreesboro Divorce and Tax Lawyers

Filing taxes after divorce can be problematic — but experienced family law attorneys can simplify and clarify your post-divorce tax standing with a variety of practical strategies.

Anticipate tax problems as a part of your divorce planning, with the help of Dotson & Taylor Attorneys at Law, in Murfreesboro.

Guy R. Dotson Jr. and John C. Taylor consult with financial planners, accountants and tax experts to arrive at post-divorce taxation solutions that work. During our lawyers’ 30-plus years of combined experience with a broad range of divorce issues in Middle Tennessee, we have alerted our clients to the importance of tax considerations — especially when applied to the division of marital assets phase of your negotiations.

We use our familiarity with Tennessee and federal tax law to potentially maximize the value of your divorce settlement agreement. Tax liability should not be allowed to undermine your uncontested, contested or high net worth divorce goals.

You can speak with our Dotson & Taylor divorce and family law attorneys at this phone number, to schedule a free consultation: 615-890-1982 . If you need an evening or weekend appointment, we are more than glad to provide it.

Dotson & Taylor — Full-Service Family Law Counsel for Middle Tennessee

Our skilled lawyers and their expert associates address tax implications of divorce, such as:

  • Division of dependent child exemptions
  • Capital gains on liquidation of any long-term investments
  • QDRO (Qualified Domestic Relations Order) for purposes of dividing pension and retirement benefits
  • Tax consequences of selling the primary residence used during the marriage
  • Weighing of the joint and separate filing status, in the year the divorce became final
  • IRS alimony recapture

Do you have questions about the impact of state and federal tax law on alimony determinations, college expenses as they relate to child support or a variety of complex marital assets? We look forward to discussing these issues with you during your free initial consultation with Dotson & Taylor Attorneys at Law, in Middle Tennessee.

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Our number is 615-890-1982 . We respond promptly to all e-mail and fax messages.