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Does my soon to be ex husband have any legal claim to our 2012 tax refund if he didn't make any income and I file jointly?

Indianapolis, IN |
Filed under: Divorce Tax return

we were separated for 9 months but it's not a legal separation. our divorce will be finalized in one week. I'm trying to figure out if he can take me to court over the money if he made no income for the year.

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  1. He can. Whether he is entitled to it depends on the terms of the divorce decree.

    If you'd like to discuss, please feel free to call. Jeff Gold Gold, Benes, LLP 1854 Bellmore Ave Bellmore, NY 11710 Telephone -516.512.6333 Email - Jgold@goldbenes.com


  2. Yes it is marital property and assuch divisible by agreement of the parties or the court.

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  3. Yes he does, it is considered marital property.

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