Can you file chapter 13 on child support?

Answer No. Child support is not discharged in bankruptcy.

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Can child support orders be file for back child support after the child dies?

How do you file child abandonment charges on a noncustodial father who pays child support but wants nothing to do with the child?

AnswerI don't think you can , How can a father who does not have custody over the child , abandon it?added: he's not really abandoning the child if he's paying support.

Does a chapter 13 bankruptcy plan have to include child support owed?

According to federal law, the filing of chapter 13 bankruptcy does not absolve the debtor from certain long term financial obligations, including child support. A debtor is responsible to pay those... Read More »

How can you file or can you file for child support if you live in Mexico and your childrens father lives in California?

No. You have to be a U.S Resident. In other words, you have to live in the U.S and prove that you really live there.