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Yes, you can request child support from a Canadian citizen if you live in the United States. You will have to have proof of paternity or have a birth certificate that has the Canadian citizens name on it.

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Q: Can an American citizen file for child support from a Canadian citizen?
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If an American citizen gives birth to a child in Canada what is the child's citizenship?

The child is a citizen of both countries, since it was born on Canadian soil, but from an American citizen.

With a child born in Canada the mother is a us citizen and the father is Canadian What is the child?

The child would have dual citizenship; Canadian and American.

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How does a Canadian mother get child support from an American father?

The mother should contact her local Canadian child support agency. They will coordinate with the State in which the father is located.

If a Canadian living in the U.S and married to an American has a child in Canada can the child be both an American and Canadian citizen?

Yes, they can and are. Canada will recognize the child naturally because they were born on Canadian soil, and to a Canadian parent. The child will also inherit the US Citizenship of the American Parent, although the Parent will have to declare the child to the U.S. Consulate showing their proof of citizenship as well as the child's Canadian birth certificate.

How does an American citizen divorce a Canadian citizen in the US?

If a US citizen divorces a Canadian citizen (who is in US legally) and they have a minor child who has dual citizenship can the US Citizen who is the dad file to state that mom (Canadian)cannot take minor child out of the Arizona (the state they currently reside in) for no longer than 30 days for vacation purpose?

Mother an American citizen and father is not child born in another country is the child an American citizen?

Yes. the child is American citizen.

Can a foreign country enforce its child support laws on an American citizen?

Yes, if it is a reciprocating country

Do you have to pay child support if you are Canadian and she is American?

You should have to pay, because you created a child and thus you are responsible for it. Emotionally and financially.

If the child is born in the USA and the mother is American and the father is Canadian how does the mother collect child support?

File for in and they will contact Canada.

If a Canadian citizen owes child support in the US will it affect his ability to cross the border?

Depending on the amount, the Visa would be suspended.

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