How to Apply for Child Support?

Answer Child support refers to the financial aspect of taking care of a child's needs and is the legal responsibility of both parents, regardless of the couple's relationship status. If a child's parents ... Read More »

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Can a legal guardian apply for and receive child support from the parent of the child?

Answer I don't see any reason why not. For more information see

When a child is abandoned by a parent receiving child support how does that child get the child support?

The persons in custody of the child must file for legal guardianship and request the court modify the child support order. The person needs legal standing to receive child support.

How to Apply for Child Support in Florida?

When parents divorce, the non-custodial parent often must pay child support to the custodial parent. Florida residents can apply for child support through the Florida Department of Revenue. The DOR... Read More »

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