Yes, your lawyer will be able to request and receive all of your husband’s bank and account statements including the business bank and account statements. This also includes corporate tax returns, business profit/loss statements, business balance sheets, etc.
Since these businesses were started after the date of marriage, you will be entitled to one-half of the value as of the date of separation. Income generated from the businesses will count towards alimony and child support.
You will be able to use the fact that he has been paying the mistress’s bills and expenses as a distributional factor in equitable distribution to argue that you should receive more than one-half of the marital estate, and you will also be able to use it for alimony purposes in your favor since paying the mistress’s bills and expenses is not a reasonable or necessary expense for your spouse.
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