CHILD SUPPORT PROCESS IN ORANGE COUNTY
In California the child support process it's the responsibility of both parents to care for their child regardless of whether or not the parents get along or have other children to support. Child support is available until the child turns 18. However, if your child is a full time high school student who is already 18 the court will allow the child support to resume until the child finishes high school or turns 19-whichever occurs first.
CALCULATING CHILD SUPPORT IN ORANGE COUNTY
Child support is based on statewide guidelines. The parents income is placed into a computer program and from there the child support amount is calculated based on different factors. The parents of the child(ren) can deviate from the guidelines if both agree, and the court feels that such an agreement is fair.
CHILD SUPPORT MODIFICATION IN ORANGE COUNTY
Child support can be modified upward or downward if income and or visitation has changed.
Child support doesn't just affect your children, it can also affect you and your livelihood. Let us help you develop the best options that are in the best interest not only for your children, but for you as well.