Although Atlanta readers might know that earnings and assets acquired during a marriage are typically considered part of the marital estate, valuation issues can arise in a divorce for business owners, especially when only one spouse handled the financial aspects of the business. Sometimes, a former spouse may even repetition a divorce court to reopen matters, as in today's story.
Atlanta readers may be familiar with the work of funk musician George Clinton. The musician has performed frequently at state venues such as Atlanta's Hose of Blues and for events like the Music Midtown Festival. The musician is once again in the news, but this time it's not to promote an upcoming performance. Rather, the musician is currently going through a divorce of his wife of 23 years.
A recent article reminds Georgia couples that the division of martial property may bring unwelcome surprises around tax filing time. Needless to say, a divorced spouse will likely have different exemptions and deductions, due to the property division ordered by the divorce decree.
Georgia readers may wonder whether the current economic recession -- and accompanying unemployment -- is impacting the state's divorce rates. According to new research, the answer depends on gender.
Georgia readers may be interested to learn that former NBA point guard -- and future Hall of Famer -- Allen Iverson has recently finalized his divorce, according to reports.