As an experienced New Jersey Alimony Attorney, clients like to ask me that if and when they retire whether they have to continue to pay alimony. The answer is it depends. The existence of your retirement, assuming it’s a legitimate full-age retirement according to Social Security age, there is a rebuttal presumption that alimony will terminate. However, that presumption can be overcome by your spouse based on various factors as set forth in the statute.
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