If you are not the father do you need to pay child support?

Answer If you are not the child's parent (biological or adoptive), you should not be paying support. This fully depends on the circumstances. If you were married at the time of the birth, you can. There's... Read More »

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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 »

Can a step father claim a child on there taxes if the real father is paying child support?

According to the IRS, the only person who can claim a child as a dependent on a tax return is a relative (to include step parents, foster parents, etc) who provided custodial support for the child ... Read More »