What is a complex marital estate?
During the divorce process, it will not be long before you begin to worry about matters of property division. What will you get to keep? What will you lose to your former spouse?
Some people have a basic situation that is simple and straightforward. Others, however, are dealing with a complex marital estate. The more complexities the longer it can take to hash out all the details.
There are many details that can complicate a marital estate, including but not limited to:
— The commingling of community and separate property.
— Real estate, including the family home, that has been purchased with both marital and individual assets.
— Family businesses.
— Tax issues.
— Stocks, bonds and other investment accounts.
— Retirement accounts.
If one or more of these details will make their way into your divorce, you can be rest assured that both parties will have plenty of questions.
A complex marital estate will lead to a variety of challenges during a divorce. If you are facing this situation, don’t hesitate to contact us for professional advice and guidance. Our goal is to answer your questions, help you understand how the law works and fight for your rights.
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