Who pays child support if you have joint custody?

Answer The parent with physical custody receives child support from the other parent. If the parties have shared custody the court will use state guidelines to determine if someone pays child support and ... Read More »

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Who pays child support when parents have joint custody but one parent has primary placement?

Generally, the parent without physical custody but the court will decide.

Who pays more support in Ohio if you have joint custody?

If the man is the higher earner, he will be obligated to pay, depending on related issues, such as a rebuttable presumption. see link below

If you have joint custody on paper and one parent hardly sees the kids can you file for child support custody?

Answer Probably not, I tried. For more information see CA Family Law Code 7822 you want the Case Law -... Read More »

Does the mother have custody when the child lives with her and the father pays child support?

Answer Custody is usually granted by the courts during divorce procedings. Custody is granted by the courts and not determined by who the child lives with. Custody may be granted to the father, th... Read More »