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I accrued a pension prior to marriage with no contributions

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I accrued a pension prior to marriage with no contributions paid in during the marriage,we had no children. Would my pension go in to pension sharing.
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Clare replied 8 months ago.

Thank you for your question

My name is Clare

I shall do my best to help you but I need some further information first

How long were you married, how old are you and what other income and assets do you each have?

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
Married 11 years co habited 16 years ,i am 64 my wife 69 .we have approximately 840000.00 to share, i also have pension accrued during marriage of 120000
my wife retired 4 months ago has state pension and £1000.00 a year private pensionand £20000 saveings. i am self employed but intend to stop work in 6 months to help my son whose wife has terminal cancer life expectancy 3months to 1 year. they have two children aged 5 and 6 . my wife and i have no children .she could buy a property for £360,000