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When filing for the common law divorce what all am I

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when filing for the common law divorce what all am I entitled to half of everything that we have together what if he was gifted a large large amount of money and we have been paying our bills from that money and things for my 2 kids and spending money that was gifited
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Texas is a community property state, so anything acquired during the marriage -regardless of who bought it -is considered community property and subject to equal division. The gift of money he received would normally be considered separate property but because he put it into a joint account, the funds have been "co-mingled" and would be considered community property as well.

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