Who pays for child care in joint custody in michigan?

Answer In Michigan, child care costs are considered a joint expense, regardless of custody. Any work-related childcare expenses modify the existing child support obligation, based on each party's income a... Read More »

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Who pays child support if you have joint custody?

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 »

How do you determine the amount each parent pays per child on 50-50 joint custody?

Answer It goes by a % of the father's monthy income, I believe it's around 25% for the first child, and 17% for the second. Like, if a man makes about $900 a month he will pay about $250 a month. A... Read More »

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.

Can a parent that is behind in child support get joint custody of a child whos mother already has full legal custody?

AnswerCertainly some evidence of responsibility (ie paying child support, job, time spent with the child) would help your case. Joint custody, however, is not just for the purpose of reducing chil... Read More »