Palatine, IL asked in Child Support for Illinois

Q: What do I need to do to stop child support when my kids move in with me permanently. Mother is leaving the state.

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Dennis Delman
Dennis Delman
Answered
  • Skokie, IL
  • Licensed in Illinois

A: you need to file a pleading before the court requesting that your obligation to pay should be modified and abated...stating with specificity all of the reasons

Gary W. Wangler
Gary W. Wangler
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  • Belleville, IL
  • Licensed in Illinois

A: File a motion to modify child support IMMEDIATELY. You should have a lawyer do this for you. The court generally will not terminate your child support obligations retroactively any earlier than the date you file the motion. If the mother has any income or assets, you should ask the court to impose a suitable child support obligation on her as well.

Cheryl Powell
Cheryl Powell
Answered
  • Mt Vernon, IL
  • Licensed in Illinois

A: Hire a lawyer. Have her sign off on the appropriate paperwork. Go to court.

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