What is the cost to file divorce in Massachusetts?

debbie (Guest) on Saturday, September 08 2012, 09:53 AM
There is a fee to file a divorce, and to get a summons. As of July 1, 2009, the filing fee is $200.00, plus a $15.00 surcharge, and a summons costs $5.00. Notifying your spouse, called service of process, can cost around $30.00 or more if he or she lives far away.
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    Replied by Attorney Bruce Watson on Saturday, September 08 2012, 10:03 AM · Hide · #1
    There is a fee to file a divorce, and to get a summons. As of July 1, 2009, the filing fee is $200.00, plus a $15.00 surcharge, and a summons costs $5.00. Notifying your spouse, called service of process, can cost around $30.00 or more if he or she lives far away.
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