Legal Advice for Community Property — 104 results
Written by attorney Howard M Lewis, over 4 years ago. STAFF PICK
The issue of how to divide property comes up in most divorces, which is why its important to know if you live in a community property state or an equitable property state. The way your... more
Written by attorney Stephanie White, over 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
Before Marriage: What's Mine is Mine Whatever you come into a marriage with as your own property remains your own property. You can change the "character" (that's the legal term for "who... more
Written by attorney Eric D. Beal, 5 months ago.
Here, are five things about community property that you may not know, but you should – for your own protection, or that of a loved one or friend. Number 1: You may not get half. Probably... more
Written by attorney Steven J. Fromm, about 4 years ago.
The basis of property can be tricky, especially in Community Property states. Here is an extract from IRS Publication 17 that may be of service to you.
"Community property. In community... more
Written by attorney Daniel Williams, almost 2 years ago.
California law recognizes that both spuses make valuable contributions to a marriage. Most property will be labeled either community property or separate property.
Community Property is... more
Written by attorney Edrea Grabler, about 1 year ago.
A guide to how to get the property and assets you deserve when getting a divorce.
Written by attorney Daniel Newbold, about 4 years ago.
The Rulings Under IRS Chief Counsel Advisory 201021050 and Private Letter Ruling 201021048 (the "Rulings"), the IRS concluded that income of California registered domestic partners is... more
Written by attorney John M McKindles, over 4 years ago.
Overview of Arizona Divorce Principles for Bankruptcy Practitioners
By John McKindles, March 2003
Learn more about Mr. McKindles's... more
Written by attorney Ashley Schepens, over 1 year ago.
Louisiana is different. Most people know this. I live in a city like no other. New Orleans is a place where you can buy an alcoholic daiquiri in a drive-thru, where the downtown area is... more
Written by attorney Kathrine French, about 1 year ago.
Statement of Issue: Is it a reimbursable event under California Family Code2640 when one spouse pays down the community line of credit with separate property funds during the marriage?... more