Why would you be obligated to pay child support and daycare in the summer when you have the child?
If those are the terms of the original child support order they have to be followed. If both parents are agreeable on the support order being modified for reasons as described. They should petition the court where the order was mandated to have the terms amended.
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Can they take money out of your account for child support if you marry someone who is obligated to pay child support?
Answer . \nIf the account is joint it can be levied to the extent of funds that belong to the non compliant parent.\n. \nThe joint holder would have to provide proof to the court of the percentage of funds belonging to them to prevent said funds from being levied.\n. \nThe best solution if for… the spouse who is not obligated for support to have an account in their name only and hold only funds belonging to them in this account.\n. \nNever attempt to deposit funds of the non compliant parent into an account held by someone else in order to avoid a levy for child support. Likewise never attempt to transfer property owned by the non compliant parent to avoid attachment for child support arrearages. ( Full Answer )
\n. \n Answer \n. \n. \nNO...signing that form means that child doesn't exist to him\n. \n. \n . \n TPR petitions are assessed based on what is in the best interest of the child not the preference of the parent.\n. \nA judge can deny the petition (and almost always will) unless the reas…on for it is to allow the child to be eligible for adoption.\n. \nA judge can also grant a conditional TPR in which the parent is still financially responsible, for example the parent can be ordered to set up a trust fund and deposit a specified amount in a specific time period for the future education of the child.\n. \nTPR's are not for the purpose of allowing parents to be relieved of their obligations to their minor child/children. ( Full Answer )
Should the custodial parent pay for daycare and other such expenses out of a child support allotment?
\n. \n Answer \n. \nI can only answer for Ontario Canada. Here the cost should NOT come out of the child support payments the cost shoud be split proportionately (based on income) between both parents. The laws could be very different depending on where you reside.\n. \n. \n . \n The term…s of the support agreement determine what is covered.\n. \nGenerally child care expenses are a separate issue and should be addressed as such in the support petition.\n. \nIf there are not stipulations in the support order the custodial parent will need to petition the court to have the order amended to include childcare and perhaps other expenses (educational, medical, etc.). ( Full Answer )
Does the obligated parent have to continue paying child support when the child reaches 18 and continues their education and if so would the child need to live with that parent?
\n. \n Answer \n. \nMy Uncle had to pay child support for his daughter until she graduated from college. She has a masters degree. Well, he had to keep paying, but the money did not go to her mom, it went to his daughter. She lived off and on with her mom.\n. \n. \n . \n It depends upon t…he terms of the child support order.\n. \nThe order itself will not stipulate that the parent has to continue to pay for higher education but it will designate the age at which child support ends.\n. \nOther than there being a standing support order parents have no legal obligation to pay for their children's education after they have reached the state's age of majority. ( Full Answer )
If you marry a woman with children and then you get divorced will you be obligated to pay child support for her children?
Answer . No, only the biological parents are required to pay child support. Depending on the state you live in you may have to pay her alimony.
Yes.. Social Security benefits cannot be garnished for spousal maintenance but they can be garnished for child support .
If you are legally married to an absentee spouse but have a child by another man and paternity has been established is the father of the child obligated to pay child support?
Parents of minor children are legally required to support said child/children regardless of the circumstances surrounding the matter.. The biological father of the child in question must be financially responsible for his child according to the laws and ruling of the court of the state in which the… child is a resident. ( Full Answer )
If the father of a child gets married and owes back child support can the spouse be obligated to pay his back child support in Indiana?
Answer . As long as his child is a minor then yes, he will have to pay back child support. Take him to court! Remarried or not if the courts deemed him to pay child support he must do so (married or not) until that child is no longer a minor.
Answer . Depends who has custody of the children as well as employment let alone the laws where you reside.
Would your ex husband be obligated to pay child support for the years before you filed the petition?
Probably not, some US states do allow child support arrearages to be paid after the order is granted but it is contingent on the specifics of each case.. The court will want a complete explanation of why a support order was not pursued at the birth of the child or shortly there after, rather then y…ears later. If the reason is something such as the father could not be located arrearages might be granted. ( Full Answer )
If you are receiving child support in the state of California and your child becomes pregnant at the age of 16 is the father of the child still obligated to still pay child support?
I don't live in Cali but in most states the only time a child support case ends is when a child turns 18 or graduates from high school whichever comes last and not to exceed 19. Her having a baby should not have anything to do with your support.
If a woman has 3 kids gets child support for one and the child goes to live with father that has been paying child support would the woman be obligated to pay him support when she has 2 to support?
In theory the women should now be paying for there percentage of the keep of the child that is no longer living with the women, so yes she should pay child support now.
The parent either mother or father is obligated to pay child support until that child/children turn 18 years old.
In California a father wants no custody or visitation does he still have an obligation to pay child support?
Yes, though in California the child support and visitation are linked. The less time you parent the child, the more you pay.
no you won't be held for child support but you really need to think about signing your rights away cause once you sign the papers you will not have contact with the kids at all.
Would a man be obligated to pay child support if the mother has previous children from other men that dont pay child support?
Yes. Your child is your financial responsibility, and the fact that others are forcing the state to support other children does not relieve you of your obligation.. State laws govern the determination of the INDIVIDUAL financial needs of offspring, and you should advise your counsel if you feel you…r support is being inflated by the costs of maintaining children not your own. ( Full Answer )
With some exceptions, child support is not paid directly to the child because it is not "the child's money" - it is compensation to the custodial parent because they are raising the child alone. Child support must be paid to the custodial parent or legal guardian. However, if the child is no long…er living with the custodial parent (in the case of an emancipated minor or a child 18 or older who is a full-time student), the court can be petitioned to have the money directly paid to the child. . ( Full Answer )
Depends on where you live, how much you make and can also depend on how much custody you have of the kids. Child support is usually a percentage of net income (e.g., in Illinois, 20% for one child, 25% for two children). .
Yes, if it relates to a biological child,he status of the minor child is irrelevant.. If the child was born in the US he or she is a US citizen regardless of the citizenship status (or lack thereof) of the parent(s)
Does the obligated parent have to continue paying child support when the child reaches 18 and continues their education if the child support order states child support will end at age 18?
See link for applicable state laws in this regard, but unless the order is changed, it should apply.
No. She has no legal responsibility to support your child. She may voluntarily choose to pay it as an alternative to having her husband sent to jail for non-payment, of course.
This does not terminate your obligation to pay support; however, adoption of the child would ordinarily terminate your obligation.
Yes, if the child, who is now a parent, a minor you do owe childsupport. The fact that they are a parent doesn't allow you not topay for your child's support. Also: if the child is over 18 but is a full-time student, you stillhave to pay child support for her - you don't pay child support forher ba…by, though. That would be the responsibility of the baby'sfather. Answer also: My coworker was faced with this situation when herdaughter who lived with her became pregnant while still in HighSchool. Her mom put her out, she went to live with her grandmotherand filed for welfare. The Welfare Dept called my coworker and toldher they could garnish her paycheck because her daughter was stillunderage. The daughter said she could not do that to her mom, sothe mom let her move back home. It's a slippery slope, but the lawsays you cannot just stop paying because the child has a child.Where is the baby daddy in all of this and what is he paying? ( Full Answer )
If there is a court order in place, charges will continue until/unless someone files a motion to abate/terminated support. . No, according to Judge David Grey Ross, former Commissioner of the Federal Office of Child Support Enforcement
Yes, custodial payments are for the support and care of a child until they are 18.
Yes, though it may affect the amount of SSI the child is receiving as it comes from that parent's SS account.
it depends on what state you live in and the age limit of child support in that state
Would you have to pay child support if you adopted a child and then the mother takes that child back?
No. If you adopted a child and the mother cancelled the adoption, you should owe nothing.
In general, child support is a percentage of net income (e.g., in Illinois, 20% for one child, 25% for two children).
If an unpaid order is in place, yes as there is no statute of limitations. If no order exist, depending on the state, the mother has up to 23 years to establish paternity and file for up to 18 years in retroactive child support. Most states it is 18 years, however in Ohio it is 23 years. The average… limit is five years retroactive, however some states allow 18 years. A couple do not allow any. see links below ( Full Answer )
Does the obligated parent have to continue paying child support when the child reaches 18 and continues their educationif the child support states child support will end at age 18?
Not if the orders clearly state this, though that is not common in the US as many states go beyond that point. Some confusion in interpretation of this may exist in cases where the original order was in a state where support does end at age 18, but the child has been moved to another state. The juri…sdiction remains with that state as long as the obligor parent lives there, or is transferred to the state where that parent may move. The state where the child has moved does not have long arm jurisdiction unless the obligor parent has moved there. see link below ( Full Answer )
Can the court obligate you to pay for child care expenses in the state of Texas if I already pay child support?
Yes, it is considered an additional expense, though the amount is set based on the difference in incomes. see links below.
no. that's like asking "do you have to keep putting quarters in a washing machine if you've thrown all your clothes in the river?".
You need to check the provisions in the separation agreement and divorce decree. In some case they are addressed separately in some they are not. It often depends on the skill of your attorney.
Is a father obligated to pay child support until the child is 18 years old or until the child graduates from high school?
In general, yes. However, this varies depending on State law and the language of the order for support.
Your child's father's spouse is not responsible for your child(ren). However, the State may place liens on your child's father's real and personal property, including bank accounts, even though his spouse is a joint owner.
Yes, as long as the child isn't supporting herself financially, you must continue to pay child support to the custodial parent. Becoming pregnant does not make a minor an adult. If the child is providing more than 50% of her financial support on her own (for example, she's gotten a job and moved o…ut of her parent's house), you may be able to stop child support payments. ( Full Answer )
The non-custodial teen parent has to pay child support yes. Parents have to pay for their kids so they have food, diapers etc.
Show the court that: you have custody of the child; the child is deceased; the child has been adopted; the child is emancipated; the child has attained majority; and/or you have no income other than public assistance; AND, you do not owe any past-due support.
Unless you have joint custody, the person paying the child support pays it every month regardless if the child is spending time with the other parent. Child support payments are figured for the year, not just month to month.
the only way you get credit for daycare if you pay support is if the child or children reside with you or you can get your ex wife/husband to agree to it.
Do you have to pay child support if you move out of state if the child lives with you in the summer?
Yes. Both parents have to pay child support no matter the circumstances until the child has reached 18.
You need to check your own court orders for the answer in your particular case. That type of issue is negotiated between the parties at the time of the court action, in the separation agreement at the time of a divorce, or by state child support guidelines. It should be addressed in the child suppor…t order. ( Full Answer )
Child support is court ordered. The judge decides who pays child support and how much.
Yes. visitation and child support are two separate issues. If there is a visitation order it has to be followed. The children do not have a choice and it's the parent's obligation to see to that the court order is obeyed. If the court order for visitation is violated you have to report this back to …the court by filing a motion for contempt against the custodial parent. You must obey your child support order. If you fail to pay you will be in contempt of court are child support arrears will continue to accumulate. If you have not petitioned for visitation and just left it up to the mother to decide there is nothing you can do but go back to court and request a visitation order. ( Full Answer )
There is no way for an incarcerated parent to fully meet support obligations, unless of course, the incarcerated parent has a business or other form of income that remains uninterrupted during the period of incarceration. However, if those conditions do not apply, the incarcerated parent re-assumes …child support obligations when released from prison and is also responsible for the amount that accumulated in arrears when they were unable to pay. ( Full Answer )
Yes. Child support orders are not seasonal since a child's right to be supported by their father is not limited according to the season. A child's needs and rights do not end in the summer. The child support order must be followed.
Yes. You are obligated to pay child support in AZ even if yourparental rights are severed.
Yes. You are obligated to pay child support in AZ even if yourparental rights are severed.
It would depend? Are you in arrears on a support order? If so, then the arrears will continue to be garnished over the ordered amount. If you are not in arrears, your first step would be to reach out to the court or agency that holds your support order and ask that they modify their withholding orde…r. ( Full Answer )