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If a relationship takes the step to move in with each other.

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If a relationship takes the step to move in with each other. What are best ways to legally protect each other's assets and independence with respect to public assistance, income tax,
Social security and previous marriage pension and social security? One partner well established while other is on public assistance
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Alex J. Esq. replied 1 year ago.

Hello. My name is***** will be happy to answer your question.
Are you planing to get legally married or legalize your relationship in any other way?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No plans for marriage or legalizing relationship. Both over 60 years old. One widowed one divorced
Expert:  Alex J. Esq. replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for your follow up.

Because, Pennsylvania does has abolished common law marriage, generally, as long as, two adults do not legalize their relationship and keep their finances separate, there would not be any legal risks or legal obligation created, if these two people decide to cohabit together.

I wish you the best of luck!

Expert:  Alex J. Esq. replied 1 year ago.

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