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In this article, our Saint Charles spousal maintenance lawyers explain some of the recent changes to Illinois spousal maintenance law. Previously the threshold below which domestic relations courts were required to apply statutory guidelines was a combined income of $250,000.00. This has been raised to $500,000.00, meaining that courts will deviate from statutory guidelines in fewer situations. In addition, the guidelines have been modified such that some people will be paying less in spousal maintenance according to the Illinois Marriage and Dissolution of Marriage Act.
In this article, our Saint Charles spousal maintenance attorneys explain Illinois spousal maintenance laws. Courts are required to weigh certain factors to determine whether spousal maintenance is appropriate, including the income and assets of each party, the needs of each party, the standard of living during the marriage, and the tax consequences of property division.