Q: My is son 18 and graduates hs soon, do I need to schedule a court date to get him taken of my cs. Still have 1 younger.
A: The answer to your question depends entirely on the wording in your Judgment. The likelihood is that child support was ordered in a fixed dollar amount. This amount generally remains the same even when the oldest turns 18. How the child support obligation is stated will determine whether one of you has to go to court to seek an adjustment.
Usually, there is an order of support entered.
It says on it when the support stops.
If either parent thinks the support amount needs to be modified, they have to file a petition.
In a case like yours, sometimes there is no change because even though you may pay a lesser percentage for one child, your pay may have increased.
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