Is an inheritance marital property in Nebraska?
2d 580 (2005). The marital estate includes property accumulated and acquired during the marriage through the joint efforts of the parties; with some exceptions, the marital estate does not include property acquired by one of the parties through gift or inheritance.
What states are community property?
The states having community property are Louisiana, Arizona, California, Texas, Washington, Idaho, Nevada, New Mexico, and Wisconsin. Community property states follow the rule that all assets acquired during the marriage are considered "community property."
Is Nebraska a common law state?
Common law marriage is generally not recognized in Nebraska. Common Law Marriages are only recognized in Nebraska when a couple previously lived in a state that recognized the relationship as valid. In these cases proceedings similar to a divorce are conducted to divide the property. Otherwise, you are on your own.