Alimony §61.08, Fla. Stat. Part 8 of 9 | Divorce Attorney Fort Myers/Cape Coral
In a proceeding for dissolution of marriage, the court may grant alimony to either party, which alimony may be bridge-the-gap, rehabilitative, durational, or permanent in nature or any combination of these forms of alimony. In any award of alimony, the court may order periodic payments or payments in lump sum or both. The court may consider the adultery of either spouse and the circumstances thereof in determining the amount of alimony, if any, to be awarded.
Below please find some general information regarding Alimony and how it is awarded.
I. Method of Payment (court findings required)
- Income Deduction order
- If there is no minor child, alimony payments need not be directed through the depository.
- Delayed Income Deduction order
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