One of the common issues that arises in more contentious divorce processes is a spouse attempting to conceal assets to prevent them from being subject to the asset division process, or to attempt to pay less child or spousal support.
This can be frustrating for a spouse who needs additional support, or who is counting on their spouse to play fair to ensure an equitable division of property. An attorney can uncover evidence of asset concealment and use it to achieve a more beneficial result in your case.
In what ways do spouses attempt to conceal their assets?
There are a variety of ways in which a person may try to hide their income, value or possessions in a divorce process. These include:
There are numerous strategies your legal team can employ to uncover evidence of asset concealment and work around your spouse’s efforts to minimize their financial responsibilities in the divorce settlement. For more information about the steps you should take, contact an experienced Minnesota divorce lawyer at Appelhof, Pfeifer & Hart, P.A.
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