Fort Myers, FL asked in Child Support for Florida

Q: If im not able to work and trying to get on disability do i still have to pay child support?

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Robert Jason De Groot
Robert Jason De Groot
Answered
  • Deltona, FL
  • Licensed in Florida

A: You must pay child support until you get an order entered saying that you do not have to pay anymore, under your circumstances. It appears you should probably file a supplemental petition for modification.

Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes
Natalie F. Guerra-Valdes
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  • Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Licensed in Florida

A: Yes, you still have to pay child support. If you cannot make the required payments, you should file a Supplemental Petition for Modification of Child Support ASAP. You will need to show a substantial change in circumstances warranting a downward modification of child support.

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