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So the business was started during the marriage and martial assets were used?
Thank you and I am sorry to hear about what you are going through. The answer is Yes. If this business was started during the course of the marriage and martial funds/assets were used to build it, you would have a legal right and interest, to a share of the business. As such, if you divorce, you could ask to be bought out or even maintain your share and a percentage of the profits.
If shes knows it to be true, she may not contest it. At that point, if she admits to this, then it will be a matter of the buy out. If she denies this, you can easily show when the business was started and that it was during the marriage and go back into bank records and statements, to show checks or money which was taken and used for the business.
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The records of the business will need to be produced then. The source of the funds will need to be traced and shown and testimony can also be taken not only from you but anyone else involved. She will need to disclose who owns it and they can be deposed and questioned as well.
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