If my ex takes me to court to pay half I'm told they look at all ur money in ur checking and savings acct. I don't make much and put a portion of the house money in a savings acct for my nest egg when things get bad. Does the state of nj take that money into account on paying for college?... Read more »
In Court you will need to disclose more than just the balances of your bank accounts. You will need to probably fill out an updated Family Court Case Information Statement, which provides your last year's income, your current YTD income, you income based on your last three pay stubs, your...Read more »
If you are the legal parent of the child, then you have a child support obligation. The right to be financially supported is the child's right, not that of the custodial parent. You cannot "sign away" your rights to a child to avoid child support, unless you mean signing over your...Read more »
If it is his premarital property, the only claim she might attempt is for a portion of the appreciated value of the property during the marriage. That is, if the house was worth $200,000 on the date of the marriage with a $100,000 mortgage (so total equity in the house was $100,000 on that date),...Read more »
The mother want child support while I pay for my part of college, I pay for clothes, food, I bought my child a car. I don't care about paying for my kid education or expenses. I am just sick of giving money to my degenerate ex spouse that use the money to pay for helsef, party, drink and drugs
This is not the type of question that can be answered adequately in this type of focus. The general answer is that the child is not emancipated if (s)he is a full-time college student, so you have a continuing obligation to pay child support to the parent of primary residence. It is unclear from...Read more »
If you have not already, contact the child support call center (877-655-4371) and notify them that he will be awarded SSD, and probably a large lump-sum retroactive payment. I am not sure if they will be able to intercede to collect some portion of your arrears before he receives that payment, but...Read more »
I Currently live in the same county as my ex. we co-parent well and have never had to bring the courts into our lives as far as a custody arrangements, we simply just have a paper stating I am primary parent and we have joint custody.However I am looking to move about 1 1/2 - 2 hours away to... Read more »
I strongly suggest you contact a qualified family law attorney for a consultation. This type of move will affect both parents' lives and the child. You will need to all be on the same page before the move takes place, or else you are begging for contested litigation - which could create a...Read more »
I am PPR. Parenting time is shared 50/50...all court ordered. I had a disagreement with my child out of hurt by something she did. She called her dad to pick her up from school during my parenting time, which he did. I spoke with him and he said she doesn't want to come home and he... Read more »
This type of issue is sensitive. Being that your post is two weeks old, I presume that one way or another it has resolved by now. As a general rule, it is best to try to address these type of teenager issues delicately, by trying to talk it through with your child, while trying to gently remind the...Read more »
Your spouse will only be entitled to a benefit based on your social security income if your marriage lasted for over 10 years. If she makes a claim on your benefits, it will have no impact on the amount of Social Security retirement you receive. She also would not have a claim to social security...Read more »
The short answer is yes, I believe you are able to file for support in New Jersey. Bring the divorce and custody orders with you when you go to the courthouse, as those orders will need to be registered in New Jersey to get the case opened.
It's hard to understand exactly what you are asking, but I am assuming you have an order granting you custody of a child and that you have, since the order was entered but before you actually obtained custody, began living with someone. If that is the case, your new roommate would not...Read more »
I have had this dog for over 3yrs, my sister even has papers stating he is ours but during a moving situation (house to house) our ex-neighbor (whom is on drugs.) Legally took our dog. What can we do?!
I am a high income child support NJ case and we have been in negotiations for months regarding a child support increase (since the time her alimony ended). She is from a wealthy family and clearly wants to avoid court to avoid a full disclosure of her assets and income her family provides. She is... Read more »
You really need a lawyer to look at the specifics. Retroactivity might be fair in this fact pattern, but your ex probably would not get a retroactive award if the matter went to court, due to a statute. The bi-annual exchange of tax returns is not very unusual, but in your case it doesn't...Read more »
No. If the initial order was entered in PA, then PA law applies to the end date of the child support obligation. Also, there does not appear to be any basis for you to have an alimony obligation impressed on you now, after you did not pay alimony for 14 years. That said, you should probably bring...Read more »
Yes, if it was not already considered in the initial calculation of child support. In New Jersey a parent's payment of the child's portion of health insurance premiums should be factored into the calculation of child support pursuant to the New Jersey child support guidelines. In order to...Read more »
I have a 5 month old with a boyfriend who does not live with me has hidden cameras in my house i just found. To be honest, there is some drug use that might have been recorded. My question is if he can legally use this info to get dyfs and custody
You realize you are posting on a public forum an admission of "possible" criminal conduct and/or conduct that would likely be harmful to the interests of children, right? You probably want to sit down in an attorney's office to get your questions answered... You probably should also...Read more »
I'm not sure. You should, however, contact your county probation department and ask to speak with the probation officer who handles child support judgments. Tell him what you know. If they can intercept it, he/she should be able to help you figure out how. If not, you can at least try for a...Read more »
There is virtually no way that your question can be adequately addressed in this forum, without reviewing the underlying facts and document in more detail. You need to take your Marital Settlement Agreement with you to an attorney with significant family law experience. They will review the...Read more »
didnt show up so they dismissed the case. He kicked me out cause Lease was under his name and I was not allowed to take the boys with me. I had no where to go. So I came to Mass temporoy . He then went to court and said I abandoned the kids. So When we went for custody the judge or courts never... Read more »
You have a complicated set of facts and issues, including domestic violence and child custody. The short answer is that you can bring your facts to the courthouse and file for a Temporary Restraining Order (TRO) against your husband, and the matter will be heard by a child support hearing officer...Read more »
So long as no new child support order has been issued, your son's father remains bout by the order currently in effect. That means that he should continue to pay child support based upon that order. That said, if he is pleading that he no longer has the ability to pay child support pursuant to...Read more »
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