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Is the basic premise for splitting assets between a married

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Is the basic premise for splitting assets between a married couple when divorcing based on a guide of a 50 / 50 split if the marriage is over 10 years? How do Pensions get split and things like private health insurance and child maintenance if the mother was primarily the carer of the children and had no income of her own?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
Thank you for your question.
My name is Clare
I will do my best to help you but I need some further information first.
How long have you lived together and how old are the children?
What assets and debts are there and what income do you each have?
Clare