Stamp Duty On Property Transfer During Divorce Or Separation

As one of the best family lawyers in Melbourne, Glezer Lanteri & Associates take into account ‘hidden’ costs associated with a property settlement in divorce, including stamp duty, tax etc.  One of the questions we are frequently asked is: With the changes in stamp duty, will I have to pay stamp duty on transfer of [...]

By | June 25th, 2017|de facto separation, divorce, Financial & Property|Comments Off on Stamp Duty On Property Transfer During Divorce Or Separation

Same Sex Separation Rights

What are same sex separation rights in Victoria? Is a question we are asked by people seeking clarity on same sex relationship break up entitlements. This can be a complex issue, but we will try to provide some answers in this article. Financial Issues Provided that separation has occurred after February 2009, financial issues in [...]

By | June 22nd, 2017|Children, de facto separation, divorce, Divorce Law, same sex separation|Comments Off on Same Sex Separation Rights

Inheritance In Divorce Settlements

While dealing with inheritance in divorce settlements in Australia, some questions that are frequently asked are: Can I keep any inheritance I receive? or Can I keep any inheritance I receive after divorce? or also What about future inheritances that I am likely to receive after divorce? It is quite common for people to obtain an inheritance [...]

By | May 1st, 2017|de facto separation, divorce, Financial & Property|Comments Off on Inheritance In Divorce Settlements

De facto Separation

De facto separation occurs when either a heterosexual couple or a same sex couple who, whilst not marrying, have lived together as a couple on a genuine domestic basis and now wish to separate. A de facto partner’s ability to seek a property settlement or deal with other financial issues arsing from the breakdown of [...]

By | November 17th, 2016|de facto separation, Spousal Maintenance|Comments Off on De facto Separation