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Q: How to collect child support from the father?
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If a father terminates his rights can he collect child support from the mother if the child lives with him?

if the mother terminates her rights can he collect child support from the mother if child lives with him?

Can you collect child support from the girlfriend of the father?

No, child support can only be taken from the birth parents.

Can child support be collect from a deported father?

It can be done if the father is living in a country that has an agreement with the US - contact your State's child support agency.

Does the father's name have to be on the birth certificate for the mother to collect child support?

The father can file for this change.

Can a father work and collect welfare on a child he has shared custody and mom pay child support?

Yes, if the father has more time with the child than the mother, she will owe him child support.

If a got married can the mother collect back child support from my father?

Marriage of the mother, father or child have no relationship to the collection of a debt.

Can you collect child support from your ex-wife's boyfriend?

Not unless he is the father of the child. Only the biological parents pay for their child.

Can a grandparent collect child support?

A grandparent can collect child support if they are the legal guardian or custodian of the child.

If a child turns 18 does the father that didn't pay child support still owe back child support to the mother in SC?

The father probably still owes the back child support, but it may become more difficult to collect.

If the father gives up rights to the child can the mother still collect child support from the father?

no the mother should have the legal obligation to take care of the child

Can you collect child support in Indiana if your married but separated?

Yes, provided the separated parent is the father.

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.

Can a 32 year old adult child collect back child support fom her biological father in North Carolina?


If spouse takes child out of state against your wishes can she collect child support?

If the mother has the full custody then she can take the child, and she can get the child support. If she doesn't have the full custody, then she is not allowed to take the child without the father consent, but she still can get the child support.

Can you collect child support on a 15 year old if the father never knew of the child?

Yes, but paternity must be established first.

Is it legal for a mother to collect child support while the father is living with her and the child?

It depends on the state. In most states the father would still be required to pay child support, even though he is living with the mother and the child. However, if the father was financially supporting the mother and child, it's likely that the courts would suspend the child support order.

Does a known father who chooses to ignore his child owe backed child-support Can child now adult collect?

Once the child has reached maturity, past child support is uncollectable. Frustrating as this is, that is the way it goes.

Can the father collect child support if a 17 year old in a shared custody no child support situation chooses to live with him?

Yes, as long as the legal custody schedule is changed, child support can also be adjusted.

Can a child collect on child support arrears as an adult?


Do you have to let father see child if he does not pay child support?

Visitation is not a reward or a prize he has to pay to see his child, or for the child to have access to his father. It's a parental right and a separate issue from child support and custody. You can not violate the court order for visitation. To address the child support issue you must file a motion for contempt against the father for his failure to pay child support. The court and the state child support enforcement agency will help you to collect arrears.

Can you get child support if the father is incarcerated?

Can you get child support inArkansasif their father is incarcerated

Can illegal immigrant mother living in Arizona collect child support from US citizen father with joint custody?

Yes if she is entitled to child support after all of the calculations are done. Immigration status has no bearing on child support.

Can i collect child support for my niece that is living under my supervision?

If you are their legal guardian, you can collect child support from both parents of the child. If you are not their legal guardian and they just live with you, you do not have rights to child support.

How Can you fight child support as the paying father?

If you are the child's father then you really have little legal support to not support your child. Your child is legally entitled to your financial support.

How does the mother collect child support when the father won't pay?

You must obtain a child support order from the court of jurisdiction in your area and then file a contempt in that court if he defaults on the child support payments. It is not easy to pursue a father who won't pay but your child deserves to be supported by both parents and you can get help if you are persistent.