Legally separated?

I moved from our marital home in 2015 to our vacation home. Husband has continued to come to vacation home about once/month and stays in vacation home. Are we considered legally separated since 2015?

Yes, you may be considered separated. You are considered separated if you have lived continuously separate and apart and at least one of you had the intent to remain permanently separate and apart. Without the intent, there is no separation.

Anna Ayscue

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