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Only my husband's name is on the car title. How can I protect my ownership in case of divorce or death?

A loan company will only grant your husband a loan on a car he wholly owns. This is because the loan company needs to be able to repossess the car if your husband defaults. They can't do that if ...
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Only my husband's name is on the car title. How can I protect my ownership in case of divorce or death?

If you live in one of the following nine states; Montana, Wyoming, Oklahoma, Minnesota, Missouri, Michigan, Kentucky, New York, or Maryland, you’ll receive the title to the car even if it isn’t paid ...
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Only my husband's name is on the car title. How can I protect my ownership in case of divorce or death?

According to Atlanta attorney Anthony Zezima, Georgia is an "equitable distribution state" in regards to divorce law. In general, this means that property is treated differently depending on whether ...
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How do I recover income tax withheld to wrong state (where my home state has no income tax)

I was in a roughly similar situation: I moved from MA to WA part way through a year, paid by the same employer. I filed a tax return with MA (which I had to do anyways) and got a refund. Overall it ...
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Can landlord/property change unit after approval and payment of fees?

Without the specifics of the contract, as well as the specifics of the country/state/city you're moving to, it's hard to say what's legal. But this also isn't law.se, so I'll answer this from the ...
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How were these values calculated for Federal and State Income tax on my pay stub?

The short answer The formula, for your specific case, is: ((($5,833.96 * 12) - $8,600) - $46,125) * 0.22 + $4,807.50) / 12 = $680.80 This will be true for the remainder of the year, assuming that you ...
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How were these values calculated for Federal and State Income tax on my pay stub?

There's not a single formula. Essentially your total income for the year is extrapolated (e.g. $5,833 * {# of pay periods}), your deductions estimated based on your filing status and exception claimed ...
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Moving out of state, and car is under parents' names

You will need to contact your insurance provider to let them know that you are moving and that they need to transfer your policy to Atlanta from New York. This could either mean a higher or lower ...
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Using my deed as collateral to buy another house

Will a bank give me a loan if I put up a deed on my property and I know they won't give me a loan with just my credit? If I understand this, you already have a full paid house/property in your name. ...
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How do I recover income tax withheld to wrong state (where my home state has no income tax)

File a Georgia income tax form. Report Georgia taxable income: $0. Total income tax owed: $0. Tax withheld: $500 (or whatever the number is). Refund due: $500. If you're worried that they will balk at ...
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What taxes are involved for LLC in Georgia?

Your best course of action is to gather your paperwork, ask around your personal network for a recommendation for a good CPA, and pay that person to do your taxes (business and personal). Read ...
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Do post-year contributions to solo 401ks determine in which year the income is taxed?

(1) splitting contribution years from a single paycheck might not be allowed Correct. You can contribute from your net earnings to Solo 401k, which can only be determined after year end, which is why ...
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How soon can I use 529 for paying college

You can deduct up to $4,000 of contributions from your state (not federal) taxes in Georgia. So that would save you $230 if you're in the highest Georgia tax bracket (5.75%) I can't find anything on ...
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Can I qualify for ACA subdisies if I don't have current employment income, but have interest/dividend income, other income and capital gains?

The basic answer is that dividends, capital gains, and other "random income" will generally count as income for the purposes of determining ACA subsidies. So if you have lots of dividend income it ...
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Can they charge me late fees for payment that they didn’t receive because of their own fault

In Georgia, they cannot initiate eviction if they've agreed to accept rent from you. However they may still charge you fees if they feel you've violated the contract. If they do file an eviction ...
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Lump sum payment for balance on loan on totaled car

The paperwork connected to your loan should explain the deadline for paying off the loan when there is a lump sum settlement. Because of the loan expect that the check from the insurance company will ...
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