If you are getting divorced, be proactive and ask about how this life changing event can affect your income tax filing and taxes. It is never a good thing to be surprised with a large balance due on April 15.
Divorce changes everything. Not only will your living situation change, assets you own, but the tax treatment of monies you pay or receive from your ex-spouse. Don't wait till tax time to find out about your Agreement with your ex. Surprises are rarely good.