Nor was there anything wrong in the Patel case with giving wife 40% of the marital property. The parties had a 27-year marriage, and husband was found to have an income of $32,888 per month. Wife‘s alimony of $7,000 per month with $1,245 monthly child support was also approved. Patel v Patel, 61 Va. App. 714, 740 S.E.2d 35 (4/9/13).