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Effective August 1, 2005, the Child Support Guidelines changed dramatically. The former guidelines were based on economic data from 1999 and the guidelines themselves have a review process that includes consideration of more recent economic data.
Connecticut requires a pure "equitable distribution" of the property. This means that all property of the parties is subject to distribution. This includes property that was acquired before the marriage. When dividing property, the court considers the length of the marriage, the cause for the divorce and whether either party is at fault, the age, health, occupation, and employability of each party, the needs of each of the parties, and the contribution of each of the parties in the acquisition, preservation or appreciation value of the property.
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