Is it possible to owe child support in two states?

Answer Yes, if there are children by two different mothers, however mothers can file claims in multiple states for the same child. The states generally do not communicate with each other on child support ... Read More »

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Why am i paying two states child support?

If on the same child you need to file a motion to clarifysee link

Is it illegal to file child support in two states?

The case should originate in the State where the child lives. Only one order can be operative at any one time. However, a child support order may be registered in any other State for purposes of en... Read More »

Can a mother or father file for child support in two states?

Only one venue may have jurisdiction over a child support matter at any one time. (However, multiple States may enforce an existing order.) The case is typically filed in the State where the child... Read More »

Do you have to pay child support if in divorce decree states none to be paid?

By the letter of the law, that is true. However, you may consider stepping in for special trips, sports and other activity fees, and other needs that you see--not to be Santa Claus, but to particip... Read More »