affordabillity test?is she entiteld on me paying her an allowance we are both teachers working for goverment
Province: gauteng RSA
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Are you getting divorced? How are you married?
in community. i was divorced without me knowing it
Just explain: How did it happen that you don't know about it? Did you have a lawyer? Have you ever received notice of the trial date?
never i heard about that 2 months after i was already divorced.On 2nd courtdate she told me the night before the hearing. I didnt believe anything because i didnt reveive anything or signd for anything
The person is only entitled to allowance or maintenance if he or she is unable to provide for herself and you were maintaining her during the subsistence of marriage. If she can provide for herself she is not entitled to allowance as she is also earning unless in your antenuptial contract you have provided a clause that maintenance will survive dissolution of marriage.
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