Child Support

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Child Support & Bonuses

Child support is a major financial consideration in divorces with children and custody actions.  But what about child support and bonuses?  Do courts include a parent’s bonus in her income when calculating child support? Read on to learn more. Determining Child Support In determining child support, courts consider a multitude of factors as listed in…

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Child Support vs Alimony

Both alimony (also called spousal support) and child support are payments made from one person to another after a relationship transition.

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Is Child Support Taxable?

The key thing to know about child support is that it doesn’t impact either parent’s taxes. In other words, the parent who pays child support does not receive a tax deduction.

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What Is Child Support Used For In CT?

In family law, you want to make sure the right child custody and parenting plan is in place and that there are sufficient financial resources to care for your children.

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Extracurricular Activities, Unreimbursed Medical Expenses, and Child Support

Child support provides for the basic financial expenses involved in raising a child. Things like food, clothing, and shelter. But what about all the things that the basic child support payment …

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What Does Child Support Cover?

In a divorce with children, you want to make sure the right child custody and parenting plan is in place and that there are sufficient financial resources to care for your children.

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What Is Child Support?

Child support payments are meant to cover a broad range of expenses for the minor child, including the basics — shelter, food, and clothes.

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Paying for Private School After a Divorce

Courts want parents to work together to determine what’s in their child’s best interests.  One common major decision is what school their children will attend …

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Divorce, Child Support, & Taxes

Divorce has a tremendous impact on your finances for years to come — and taxes can significantly impact those finances. Tax season is coming, so let’s take some time to review …

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How Much Is Child Support?

People often ask: “How much is child support?” This is not a surprise, because, during a divorce, many parents’ primary concern is their children.

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