Q: Would ASUME be paid by grandparents when the absent parent lives at home with their parents?
I am a resident of PR and the absent parent is a disabled veteran living with both parents in the state of NC. The absent parent receives VA benefits and is working.
A: Good evening and thank you for using Justia. Your children should be receiving benefits from the VA since the father is getting benefits. Grandparents are a secondary payee but only if the principle parent in unable to pay. You should contact the VA for payment of child support.
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