Training Videos for California

Overview and Getting Started

Overview.
Overview of Family Law Software.
 

Quick videos for California Child Support

Support Data
Entries for child and spousal support.
Wages
Wage income for child and spousal support.
Wage-Like Income
Commissions, tips, etc.
Business, Etc. Income
Income from business, rentals, investments, and pensions.
Investment Income
Quick entry of investment income.
Deductions
Deductions from Income for child support purposes.
Additional
Additional deductions.
Spousal support
Spousal support entries.
Bonus reports
Specifying child support under a range of assumptions about future bonuses.

 

Quick videos for California Disclosure

Background & Child
Entering background and child information.
Form Info
Entering textual information for the I&E and A&D forms.
Wages and Deductions
Entering wage and deduction information for the I&E and A&D forms. W
Non-Wage Income
Entering wage-like information for the I&E and A&D forms.
Real Estate Expenses
Entering real estate expense for the I&E and A&D forms.
Living Expenses
Entering living expenses for the I&E and A&D forms.
Income from Assets
Entering income from investments, real estate, business, and pensions for the I&E and A&D forms.
Assets and Debts
Entering asset and debt information for the I&E and A&D forms.

 

Quick videos for Printing California Forms & Reports

Child Support Report
Using the Child Support report.
View/Print Disclosure
Viewing and printing the I&E and A&D Statement.s
Judicial Council Forms
Filling and printing the remaining Judicial Council forms.
Budget Report
Viewing and printing the report on parties' cash flow after taxes.
 

 

Powerful Tools for Analysis and Negotiation

Income Summary Report
Graphical snapshot of after-tax cash.
 
Guideline "What If"
See the impact of different incomes, expenses, exemptions, etc., on child support.
 
Best Exemptions
Instantly see which party should claim tax exemptions for the children.
 
Best Filing Status
Instantly see the best filing status to claim in the current year.
 
Spousal support after tax
Instantly see the after-tax cost of spousal support.
 
Spousal Support Needed
Easily calculate the amount of spousal support needed to cover budget, or to equalize after-tax incomes.
 
Alimony recapture
Instantly see if alimony recapture applies in this case and in general.
 
Spousal support breakeven.
Instantly see the amount of spousal support needed to cover the expenses you have entered.
 
Spousal Support Present Value
Instantly see the lump sum amount that buys out the spousal support payments.
 
Spousal Support After-Tax Multi-Year
Instantly see the aggregate tax savings to spousal support across all years.
 
Spousal Support Trade-Off
Easily maximize after-tax income by trading off spousal support against child support.
 
Family Support
Instantly see the cumulative tax benefit of designating child support as spousal support.
 
"What-If" Analysis
Negotiate support, payments, exemptions and filing status on one screen.
 
Child Support Arrears
Calculate child support arrears.
 
Property Division
Easily divide marital property on a pre-tax basis.
 
Property After-Tax
Divide marital property on an after-tax basis.
 
Property Division Scenarios
Create multiple side-by-side scenarios for dividing marital property pre-tax.
 
Equalization Payment
Instantly see how far the parties are from 50/50 (or other target %).
 
Property Valuations
Create a report to show each party's valuation claimed for each asset.
 
Securities Gain
Divide securities between the parties to equalize untaxed ("built-in") securities gain.