Q: What is considered my “gross income” for my divorce proceeding?

A: Subject to exclusions and deductions in the Minnesota Statutes, gross income includes any form of periodic payment to an individual, including, but not limited to, salaries, wages, commissions, self-employment income , workers’ compensation, unemployment benefits, annuity payments, military and naval retirement, pension and disability payments, spousal maintenance received under a previous order or the current proceeding, Social Security or veterans benefits provided for a joint child, and potential income.