Asked in Child SupportIncome GarnishmentCalifornia
Is your new spouse's income used to calculate child support in California?
January 16, 2010 10:00PM
No, California community property laws do not apply to child support. The biological parents of a child/children are the only ones who can be held legally responsible for financial support.
Yes, it is a requirement to include the income in a request for a modification. see links below.