Peaceful Divorce

Cynthia Tiano, Esq.'s Discussions (44)

Discussions Replied To (35) Replies Latest Activity

"Dear Esme  -   Welcome to Peaceful Divorce.   Please feel free to take a look at all…"

Cynthia Tiano, Esq. replied May 18, 2012 to Survey. Please Take!! :-)

1 May 18, 2012
Reply by Cynthia Tiano, Esq.

"It's heartening to see that our sister state of Tennessee is beginning to embrace th…"

Cynthia Tiano, Esq. replied Jul 7, 2010 to How Can We Bridge The Gap Between Divorce Attorneys And Mental Health Professionals?

16 Dec 1, 2010
Reply by Debra Gordy MS MRET

"Thank you so much Sheila for this inspiring post. It is gratifying to know that our…"

Cynthia Tiano, Esq. replied Jun 29, 2010 to Which Piece of the Peaceful Divorce Puzzle Do You Have?

65 Jul 6, 2010
Reply by Jacqueline O. Kittrell

"Thanks for posting this Roz! We are so proud and grateful to have you as a member of…"

Cynthia Tiano, Esq. replied Jun 8, 2010 to Join us for National Child-Centered Divorce Month in July

1 Jun 8, 2010
Reply by Cynthia Tiano, Esq.

"Thanks Lori for your contribution and commitment to helping create peaceful divorces…"

Cynthia Tiano, Esq. replied Jun 5, 2010 to Which Piece of the Peaceful Divorce Puzzle Do You Have?

65 Jul 6, 2010
Reply by Jacqueline O. Kittrell

"Please watch my video on this site, "How to Get a Peaceful Divorce Even If Your Ex i…"

Cynthia Tiano, Esq. replied Sep 30, 2009 to If your Ex is not peaceful?

1 Sep 30, 2009
Reply by Cynthia Tiano, Esq.

"We are delighted to have you here! Thanks for sharing your "piece of the puzzle" wit…"

Cynthia Tiano, Esq. replied Sep 21, 2009 to Which Piece of the Peaceful Divorce Puzzle Do You Have?

65 Jul 6, 2010
Reply by Jacqueline O. Kittrell

"Linda, thank you for that insightful and inspirational reply. We are honored to have…"

Cynthia Tiano, Esq. replied Jul 1, 2009 to Which Piece of the Peaceful Divorce Puzzle Do You Have?

65 Jul 6, 2010
Reply by Jacqueline O. Kittrell

"Jeffrey - Wonderful to hear from you and love your most recent message. Let's sche…"

Cynthia Tiano, Esq. replied Jun 24, 2009 to Which Piece of the Peaceful Divorce Puzzle Do You Have?

65 Jul 6, 2010
Reply by Jacqueline O. Kittrell

"That's a great point! In fact, I believe that couples are actually moving in that di…"

Cynthia Tiano, Esq. replied Jun 24, 2009 to Which Piece of the Peaceful Divorce Puzzle Do You Have?

65 Jul 6, 2010
Reply by Jacqueline O. Kittrell

RSS

Become an affiliate of the Happily Divorced! book and audio program! Let Reformed "Killer" Divorce Attorney, Cynthia Tiano, and Dr. Max Vogt, Marriage and Family Psychologist, take you on an adventure into the lives of two families going through the divorce legal system - one doing "legal battle" and the other creating a "peaceful divorce". Learn how to create a Win-Win from their experiences... HappilyDivorced.org


Events

Latest Activity

Robert D. Bordett, CFP, CDFA posted a blog post

Mediators: The Swiss Army Knife of Divorce

Today I’m featuring an article by a colleague of mine named Martin Kranitz. Martin, a mediator in Maryland, has obtained certification from the Maryland Council for Dispute Resolution, one of the first organizations to provide mediator certification based on demonstrated performance rather than just education and mediation courses taken.  In this piece, Martin discusses one of the many functions a mediator can play,…See More
Jul 12
Robert D. Bordett, CFP, CDFA posted a blog post

The Top 3 Reasons to Choose Mediation

As attitudes change about marriage and divorce, mediation has become an attractive alternative to traditional litigation. Still, some people are wary of it. The good news is that the facts support mediation, and in this post I provide a “cheat sheet” to help you persuade a reticent spouse into the process.Control: You and your spouse get to control the speed of the process. You both get to make…See More
Jun 5
Robert D. Bordett, CFP, CDFA posted a blog post

Things We Don’t Think About When Getting Divorced

Financial issues are a big part of the difficulty of divorce, in part because people don’t realize there are certain contracts that take precedence over divorce decrees. In fact, that’s the number one misconception that people seem to have. Being able to identify financial issues can help take away some of the pitfalls and stresses that can arise…See More
May 31
Robert D. Bordett, CFP, CDFA posted a blog post

Now What Do We Do?

So you’ve chosen a mediator to work with you and your spouse on your divorce. Where do you go from here?You can start with what to bring to the first session of the mediation. Most mediators will have a list of all of the documents you’ll need. There is usually also an intake form that asks about each of you, the children, and other information about the marriage.  In mediation, each party usually has a set agenda,…See More
Apr 12
Robert D. Bordett, CFP, CDFA posted a blog post

How to Select the Right Mediator

The main component of mediation is the mediator. That is why it’s important to make sure you select the right mediator to help you in your unique situation. Many times mediators are chosen by the attorneys, especially in court-ordered mediation — but in private mediation the parties may just look to choose the mediator.Below is a short list with some items you will want to know before you…See More
Mar 22
Robert D. Bordett, CFP, CDFA posted a blog post

Key Provisions of the New Tax Law

As we know the President signed the 2018 tax reform law into effect on December 22, 2017. This is the largest tax code overhaul in more than 3 decades.Most of the provisions in the TCJA will take effect on January 1, 2018. Most of the provisions affecting individuals are temporary and sunset after 2025, while the majority of the business provisions are permanent.Most individual taxpayers will not see changes until it…See More
Jan 11
Robert D. Bordett, CFP, CDFA posted a blog post

What is Hidden in the New Tax Proposal That Could Change Divorce

Deep in the 429 pages of the House Republican tax bill is a provision with financial consequences for couples getting divorced.People looking to get divorced and people writing alimony checks would have to pay tax on those payments. Under current tax law, alimony payments are tax-deductible to the party paying and taxable to the party receiving them. Under the new proposal that would end.Here is the rationale for making these changes: The proposal would eliminate what is effectively a divorce…See More
Dec 6, 2017
Robert D. Bordett, CFP, CDFA posted a blog post

Tax Tips for the Recently Divorced

We are only 10 weeks away from the end of the year. What does that mean for people who have gotten divorced in 2017?It means you have to get ready to file your tax returns for the year ending 2017 by April 16, 2018 (April 15 falls on a Sunday so you can file your return on April 16) or extend it. Remember, just because you extend it, you still have to pay any…See More
Nov 16, 2017
Robert D. Bordett, CFP, CDFA posted a blog post

Tax Q&A for Recently Divorced People

Divorce is one of the most painful experiences anyone can go through. In addition to the emotional component, financial issues weigh heavily on the minds of the parties to any divorce. Unfortunately, there are just some things that don’t follow any logic and you just have to know. Here are a few of the most common:  What filing status options do I have if I am separated from my spouse? You may qualify as Head of Household if you and…See More
Oct 25, 2017
Robert D. Bordett, CFP, CDFA posted a blog post

New Models of Mediation

When I got trained in mediation, we were told that you either did solo mediation (one mediator) or co-mediation (two mediators). Since then, divorce professionals have learned that there are endless permutations of effective methods to mediate. In this post, I describe a few of the arrangements I have encountered in the 30 years I have been doing this.Integrated Mediation is…See More
Oct 4, 2017

Badge

Loading…

About

© 2018   Created by Cynthia Tiano, Esq..   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service