Will I still be entitled to all my community property, if I remarry after my spouse passes away?

Asked on January 14, 2013 under Estate Planning, California


Victor Waid / Law Office of Victor Waid

Answered 7 years ago | Contributor

Yes, so long as you don't co mingle your acquired community property with the property acquired in your new marriage; upon decease of your husband, your community property converts to your separate property. Suggest you see a family lawyer and obtain a prenuptial agreement eliminating any claim a second husbnd would have on the property of yours, especially in the event a second marriage doesn't work.

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