indiana divorce laws
Overview of Indiana Divorce
Residency Requirements: 6 months
Where to File: County in which the Petitioner or Respondent resides
No-Fault Grounds: Irretrievable Breakdown
Filing Spouse: Petitioner
Non-Filing Spouse: Respondent
Court Title: ( ) Court of County, Indiana
Waiting Period to Re-Marry: None
Indiana Filing Requirements
You or your spouse must meet the Indiana residency requirements for the Superior Court to have jurisdiction of your case. The requirements before filing your Verified Petition for Dissolution of Marriage (the document that initiates your divorce) are as follows: At the time of the filing of a petition, at least one of the parties must have been a resident of Indiana or stationed at a United States military installation within Indiana for six (6) months immediately preceding the filing of the petition.
In order to use this service, you and your spouse must agree (or eventually agree) on getting the divorce. Your spouse’s participation is minimal, being he or she will only have to sign a few documents and return them to you for filing with the court.
Indiana Grounds for Divorce
The most common “uncontested” ground for divorce in Indiana is: Irretrievable breakdown of the marriage.
Indiana Divorce Laws
All of your documents will be current according to Indiana statutes and will address over 100 issues. A few of these issues are; assets, property, current debts, future debts, insurances, retirement and pension accounts, spousal support/alimony, real estate, small businesses, tax filings, name changes, and professional fees. If you have children, our service will also address physical and legal custody arrangements, visitation schedules, child support, and health and medical coverage.
If you desire, you can visit the Indiana State Website for more information about Indiana divorce laws.
Indiana Simplified Divorce Procedures
Our service will utilize the most effective procedures in which to get an uncontested divorce. By applying these simplified rules permitted by your local court, your divorce will be simple and affordable. These court rules are as follows: The court may enter a summary dissolution decree without holding a court hearing in all cases in which the following requirements have been met: (1) 60 days have elapsed since the filing of a petition for dissolution; (2) the petition was verified and signed by both spouses; (3) the petition contained a written waiver of a final hearing; and (4) the petition contained either: (a) a statement that there are no contested issues or (b) that the spouses have made a written agreement in settlement of any contested issues.
Verified Petition for Dissolution of Marriage
Verified Waiver of Final Hearing
Settlement Agreement and Decree of Dissolution of Marriage
Schedule for Visitation of Minor Children
Child Support Worksheet
Child Support Schedules
Declaration Under the Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction Act
Included with your completed divorce papers are easy to understand filing instructions that will guide you through the filing process to finalize your divorce.
The total cost is $149 or two monthly payments of $79. This includes instant delivery of your completed forms with filing instructions along with unlimited customer product support.
Once you answer all the questions, your paperwork and instructions are available to print immediately. We eliminate lengthy delivery periods, which speeds up the divorce process for you. Once the papers are filed with the court it will depend on how busy the courthouse is along with any mandatory waiting periods.
Included is a Marital Settlement Agreement, which addresses all your issues including the division of your property and debt. Everything will be agreed upon in writing.
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Yes, filing with children is not a problem. The paperwork will address custody, visitation, child support, health insurance, and many other child related issues.