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Dec. 2021

Winter 2022 Family Law Newsletter: Potential complications of child tax credits in divorces

The recently published Winter 2022 Family Law Newsletter addresses the potential complications in divorces over of how to handle the child tax credit under the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021.

IRS regulations allow only one taxpayer to claim minor dependents for tax purposes, which could lead to potential disputes over who gets the tax credit.

The Winter 2022 newsletter, published by partner Gary Owen Todd, addresses other important Family Law issues, including loss of parental rights to grandparents, implications of marijuana use on custody rights, and child support obligations of sperm donors.

Mr. Todd, a Founding Partner at the firm, is recognized locally and nationally as a preeminent family law attorney concentrating on domestic relations and probate litigation.  He has successfully negotiated, mediated, and tried numerous family law issues at the trial court and appellate levels.