Alimony

(redirected from Domestic support)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

Alimony

Periodic payments made to a former spouse (or a current spouse from whom one is separated). Alimony is tax deductible for the paying person and is taxable income for the receiving person.
References in periodicals archive ?
They also noted during a negotiating session last week that the European Union already is effectively compliant with the new domestic support ceilings which were included in the last draft agreement presented back in December 2008, as would be China, India, Brazil and Japan.
Key WTO players such as the United States, Brazil and India deem the EU proposal for lowering tariffs, reducing domestic support and removing export subsidies as insufficient.
Bush's grasp on history and Middle Eastern politics may be better than he lets on, but his attempt to bolster dwindling domestic support for his Iraq adventure by linking it with the September 11 terror attacks is simply not good enough, and the whole world - apart from possibly a few residents of middle America - knows it.
As one of few such partnerships in the country and the first in the West Midlands, it will be available to all staff from managers to domestic support workers.
Fourth, and most importantly, international coordination bargains can help political leaders in individual countries win domestic support for their economic policy initiatives.
I have resigned because I cannot defend a war with neither international agreement nor domestic support.
domestic support at its middle and top market; particularly when the top two players, Demi O'Byrne and agent John Ferguson, were far less prominent in recent years.
Under the AoA, domestic support programs are categorized as either acceptable or unacceptable, with the latter also scheduled for reduction, and export subsidies, while effectively legalized by the agreement, have also been disciplined and slated for reduction.
Barry Mumby, founding USB director, received the international marketing award for domestic support.
TONY BLAIR was striving today to bolster domestic support for the allies' campaign against Afghan-istan, urging the public to remember the horror of the September 11 terror attacks which prompted military action.
Their comments came as Tony Blair was today striving to bolster domestic support for the allies' campaign against Afghanistan, by urging the public to remember the horror of the September 11 terror attacks.
Vaile repeated the Cairns farm-exporting group's proposal for significant gains in market access, and the ultimate elimination of all export subsidies and trade-distorting domestic support.