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It has to be disclosed and it will impact on your future needs.
The law applies the following 4 steps
Step 1: Determine what the assets are and their valueThis will include all assets and their value as at the day that you are dividing them. It does not matter whose name the assets are in, they will form part of the matrimonial pool. Superannuation entitlements are also included.Step 2: Determine what contributions you and your Husband made towards the assets.This includes a consideration of both financial and non-financial contributions. Consideration is given to what assets each of you brought into the marriage as well. The weight given to your initial contribution will be dependent upon the length of your relationship. The longer the relationship the less weight given to the initial contribution.Step 3: What are each of your future needs.Consideration is given to your respective ages, your comparitive income earning capacity as well as other factors.IF these things don't balance equally for each spouse, then an adjustment is made in the percentages.Step 4: Make an order that is just and equitable between both spouses
If the cash is received after the settlement then you have nothing to worry about.
If you receive it before the settlement and during negotiations then you have to disclosed it.
She will not get any part of it but the law will adjust the rest because you have that win
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