I’ve ben divrced for 10 years. Can I mark single on legal forms?

Asked on June 17, 2009 under Family Law, Connecticut

Answers:

SJZ, Member, New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 11 years ago | Contributor

Yes--if you actually are divorced (i.e. not merely separated) you *are* single. I suppose  there are times when you might choose to indicate that you are divorced, but that is part of your history, so to speak, not your current legal status as an unmarried person.


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