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Do I Have to Pay Child Support if I Have No Income?
It depends on the specific facts of your case and the Judge. As a rule of thumb, you should always first speak to your attorney before unilaterally deciding against paying child support, even if you don't think you can afford it. Here are a few tips to remember when whether you must make your child support payments. Read More...

Child Support and Income Withholding For Support Orders: What you can do when your ex is always late with child support payments
Documenting the child support you receive from the other party is very important –even if the support is being paid through the State’s Disbursement Unit.  Although keeping track of all of your child support payments is the last thing you might want to do in a divorce, you must be diligent in your own record keeping... Read More...

Child Support, Alimony and Taxes in Florida
Child support is not taxable in Florida as income—alimony on the other hand may have some tax benefits.  The individual paying alimony in Florida may receive tax benefits for paying this alimony; however the recipient does not and must report this money as income. Read More...

Interesting New Child Support Modification Ruling
There was a recent decision by an Orange County Circuit Court judge regarding modifications of child support. The circumstances involved a Father who sought modification of his child support obligation to his Former Wife for a child who was over 18 years of age. Read More...

Life Insurance Policies to Protect Child Support
Generally, the trial court has discretion to order the party paying child support to maintain a life insurance policy to the extent insurance is necessary to ensure that child support will be paid in the event of the death of a former spouse. Read More...

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