Monthly Archives: December 2011

Application of KSA 16-204(e)(3) Statutory 10% Interest to Maintenance Arrears Affirmed

The Kansas Court of Appeals, in a non-published decision issued March 26, 2010, affirmed the ruling of Judge David W. Hauber, Division 7, Johnson County District Court assessing interest of $493 on a maintenance arrearage of $4,933. Noteworthy are the … Continue reading

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Calculating the SE Tax

Several days ago, our support department asked me to respond to an inquiry from one of our subscribers regarding the calculation of the Self-Employment tax deduction from a parent’s income. It seems that an opposing attorney had challenged our software’s … Continue reading

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www.ChildSupportTools.com Link Implemented by Kansas Legal Services.

In September, Kansas Legal Services added a link to our http://www.ChildSupportTools.com website for the benefit of modest income litigants using the free legal forms available on the KLS website. Unlike the “less than $40,000 income” calculator previously provided on the … Continue reading

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An Ounce of Prevention

One of the most disheartening events that can hit a modern, technologically savvy law office (or home, for that matter) is the computer crash. Whether it happens to your hard drive, your mother board, or some other component doesn’t make … Continue reading

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New Federal Income Tax Rates for 2012 Published

On November 7, 2011, the IRS released the cost of living-adjusted income tax rates for 2012. Updated Child Support Calculators for Kansas, Missouri, and Texas are in final preparation for release in late December. In keeping with our “loyal customer” … Continue reading

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