Macon, GA asked in Child Support for Georgia

Q: Am I responsible for private school tuition when public school is free?

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  • Lawrenceville, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: No one can answer your question as written. The court can make one or both parties pay for private tuition if it is in the child's best interest. There are a variety of factors that go into that decision, but the court can make the parties pay.

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  • Fayetteville, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: Read your custody order. It will say who has final decision making authority for educational decisions as well as if private school costs are shared by the parents.

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