Can a spouse can reduce their income once divorce has been filed? It is not unusual that prior to or during the course of a divorce one spouse voluntarily reduces his or her income in order to avoid support obligations. The court is not bound by the party's representation as to his or her earnings however. The court may impute income to the spouse based on his or her earning ability. You should consult with a qualified Divorce Lawyer to ascertain whether or not the court may impute income to your spouse.
If you spouse has voluntarily reduced their income once you filed for divorce, contact our experienced Garden City, NJ Divorce Lawyer.