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Family Advocate, the quarterly news-and-feature membership magazine of the Section of Family Law, addresses current family law topics and provides useful how-to articles in every issue. For more than 20 years, mental health professionals, judges, family lawyers, and their clients have turned to Family Advocate for practical information and advice on handling increasingly complex cases.

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Featured Issue: Volume 37, No. 2 (Fall 2014) 
Taxes: Traps & Opportunities

This issue of Family Advocate addresses Taxes Traps and Opportunities, expert advice to help you spot them; same-sex marriages, strategic use of the tax filing statue, the deductibility of attorneys’ fees, the innocent spouse; family support. Discover the opportunities for your client during this tax season.

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Publication Date: October 2014

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