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Filing a joint tax return has absolutely no impact on the ownership of property or your prenuptial agreement. It won't affect anything. If you later divorce, your separate property is still your separate property. California law provides that the nature of separate property can only be changed to community property if a spouse signs an EXPRESS declaration that they are giving up an ownership interest in the property. Cal. Fam. Code, Section 852.
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