What should I do in order to divorce my emotionally abusive husband?

Question Details: I've been married 15 years. My husband constantly accuses me of cheating I am not. He sleeps downstairs and I sleep upstairs. We barely communicate and I feel like I am walking on eggshells once I get home. We have a house together, the loan is under my name and I pay the mortgage and all utilities. I paid the car insurance until recently; he now has to pay it. I get scolded because he has to help me. My initial plan was to wait until my youngest turned 18 but that will be in 9 years and I cannot wait that long. What should I do? He threatens to take my kids and I am not an unfit parent.

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