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In a community property state is there a benefit to file

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In a community property state is there a benefit to file first?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Family Law
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
File for divorce first.
Expert:  Barrister replied 1 year ago.
Hello and welcome! My name is ***** ***** I will try my level best to help with your situation or get you to someone who can.
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No, if this is a community property state, all marital assets would be divided equally regardless of who files first. And actually the one who files first is responsible for any filing fees and court costs in filing the action..
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