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marriage

The legal joining of two adults.
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But sexual taboos are rigidly up-held: only between husband and wife are sexual acts legitimate.
Then, the husband and wife were each assigned the published median weekly earnings figure that corresponded to their occupation.
Husband and wife of every family were interviewed separately and completed separate questionnaire forms.
When the husband and wife enter into marriage they take upon themselves two serious responsibilities--there is the responsibility involved in the gift of oneself to the spouse; and acceptance of the gift of the other is a separate responsibility, which helps to identify and at the same time enlarge the first.
In the ruling, a husband and wife initially owned a residence.
born Poverty rate Total 17.3 11.8 Both husband and wife were earners 8.4 5.0 Husband was the sole earner 35.4 31.2 Percent distribution Total 100.0 100.0 Both husband and wife were earners 67.0 74.0 Husband was the sole earner 33.0 26.0 Unweighted sample size Total 270 164 Both husband and wife were earners 168 113 Husband was the sole earner 102 51 Non-Hispanic Earner status Cuban Black White Poverty rate Total 6.0 6.1 1.3 Both husband and wife were earners 6.1 3.7 .8 Husband was the sole earner 5.9 18.4 3.8 Percent distribution Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 Both husband and wife were earners 67.0 83.2 82.1 Husband was the sole earner 33.0 16.8 17.9 Unweighted sample size Total 165 674 1,973 Both husband and wife were earners 123 563 1,641 Husband was the sole earner 42 111 332
Nor was this the only example of husband and wife partnerships recorded.
Section 1041, whose intent is to treat the husband and wife as a single economic unit, does not eliminate tax on any appreciated property; it merely defers the tax until the property is transferred outside the economic unit to a third party.
Immediately following this transfer, the husband and wife would then transfer their interests in the stock to the FLP.
The Malthusian-inspired Parliamentary Committee on the Poor Law in 1817, for instance, posited that the wages of a husband and wife could feed two children.
A husband and wife, residents of a community property state, proposed a marital property settlement in anticipation of their divorce.