Illinois Law Concerning Divorce & VA Pension?

Answer Under federal law, the Uniformed Service Former Spouses Protection Act (USFPA), a VA pension, or military retired pay, is not automatically divided during divorce. The law allows states to decide w... Read More »

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Army Pension & Divorce?

When a divorce involves Army personnel, it can entail certain special considerations that are different from civilian divorces. The Army has its own methods of determining retirement pay and rules ... Read More »

How to Divide Military Pension in a Divorce?

The division of military pensions, resulting from divorce, has special considerations that are different from civilian pensions. The military has its own special provisions that determine retiremen... Read More »

Military Pension Divorce Laws?

A military pension may be considered marital property in situations where a civilian court has jurisdiction over the service member involved in a divorce action. The court is not required to split ... Read More »

Is a working spouse entitled to the others pension fund at divorce?

Depends on when the other person earned the pension, how long you were married and what state you live in.