When couples in Virginia who are getting a divorce own a business, they will have to decide whether they want to keep it or sell it. Some couples decide that they will keep running the business. However, this is unusual since most estranged couples are not able to set aside their differences enough to work together effectively.
Divorced or separated parents in Virginia may claim their children as dependents when filing taxes. However, they should be aware that if more than one taxpayer claims a kid as a dependent, the Internal Revenue Service will have to take a second look at the returns.
Some people view prenuptial agreements as planning for a marriage to fail. That is not true. A prenuptial agreement gives you and your partner the opportunity to plan for the future. While it may not sound particularly romantic, it can help get your marriage off on the right foot.