Community Property in California

By |2017-09-12T00:45:45-08:00March 20th, 2014|Community Property, Estate Planning|Comments Off on Community Property in California

Determining what constitutes marital or separate property is an important step in estate planning. This area of law is principally governed by the legal term “community property.” 1. What is community property? The California code defines community property as “all property, real or personal, wherever situated, acquired by a married person during the marriage while [...]