In 2011, the Alimony Reform Act was passed to put an end to indefinite awards of alimony. Under the Act, the duration of alimony awards is generally limited to a period of months measured as a percentage of the number of years of the marriage.
So, the updated calculations are:
For a Marriage of 5 years or less:
50% of the number of months of the marriage
Marriages over 5 years and up to 10 years:
60% of the number of months of the marriage Read More