If a man finds out he has a 5 year old, can he liable for back child support?

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Beverly L. Cohen

Answered On Apr 28, 2013
In Georgia, child support cannot be awarded retroactively. What the father can be liable for is the reasonable expenses of the child from the date of birth until the time child support is awarded.