How much child support if father is unemployed?

Answer In general, child support is a percentage of net income. Child support can be garnished from Unemployment Insurance Benefits.

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Can an unemployed father go to jail for not paying child support?

Yes! If he fails to report his financial status to the courts

Can an underage child sue their father for child support if the father stopped paying for child support after 3 months?

Answer No, this is up to your mother or guardian (which could be a grandparent or uncle/aunt.) Although it's quite disgusting that some fathers refuse to take some financial responsibility for the... Read More »

What would happen if a 14 year old girl who has a baby puts the father of the child in child support and the father of the child is 24 years old?

it is staturory rapeyes i think he will or will not paybut either way he is going to jail

Can the father of a child be ordered to pay child support if another man's name is listed as father on the birth certificate?

Yes if, e.g., genetic testing establishes that someone other than the man who is listed on the birth certificate is the child's father. Also, in Illinois, the man who signed the birth certificate h... Read More »