02/20/2013 01:35 pm ET

Divorcing Women: Will The New Tax Laws Impact Your Divorce Settlement?

Congress passed the American Taxpayer Relief Act (ATRA) on January 1, 2013 to stave off federal tax increases on the middle-class and across-the-board spending cuts that were set to occur automatically if no action were taken, and prevent our economy from plummeting over that “fiscal cliff” we’d been hearing about for weeks.

Unfortunately though, if you’re in the middle of negotiating a divorce settlement agreement, some of the provisions of the new tax law could send you over a fiscal cliff of a different kind – not nationally important, of course, but critical to your own financial future nonetheless

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