Do American divorce lawyers have a legal duty to report tax cheats and tax dodgers?

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a UK law, dating back to 2003 makes it a legal duty for divorce solicitors in the UK to report “suspicions” of tax dodging and tax cheating to the National Criminal Intelligence Service pursuant to the Proceeds of Crime Act. This anti money laundering legislation “applied to the transfer of assets from a person to their ex spouse on divorce.” Do American divorce lawyers have a similar duty?

NEW YORK: DIVORCE & The GIFT TAX

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NEW YORK DIVORCE & THE GIFT TAX With some exceptions, any transfer of property is subject to the gift tax, including transfers made pursuant to a settlement agreement in a divorce action. That is the general rule. So generally, your settlement agreement would, or is supposed to be, subject to the gift tax as prescribed by …

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NEW YORK: Are society wives (like Nancy Silverman and Marie Douglas David) really just female gigolos?

STANDING BY YOUR MAN

I was aghast when an acquaintance declared that people like Nancy Silverman, Marie Douglas David and Slavica Ecclestone, are nothing but a bunch of “female gigolos.” All three are in the midst of high profile divorces from their very wealthy husbands. None of these women seemed to earn as much as their husbands do. In …

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Divorce aid: Will Obama's stimulus package aid divorcing couples?

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DIVORCE AID on it’s way?
Economic stimulus bill, economic stimulus plan, stimulus package…that’s all I’ve been hearing in the news lately. Stimulus. Stimulus. Stimulus. Everybody is looking for their piece – banks, states, tax payers, students, small businesses and especially people in the Upper Middle Class tax brackets. But what about people who are getting divorced? Will they benefit? Because right now it seems they can’t afford to get divorced. No, I’m serious. People can’t afford to divorce bad marriages.

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