Channelview, TX asked in Child Support for Texas

Q: I been paying my child support but it hasn't been motified in 10 years so now im worried i could owe back child support

Ive never been behind or late on my support but i been trying to take the mother to court to enforce visitations but im worried they will tell me i have to pay back child support because the original order was made back in 2008 and hasn’t been motified since then and i do make more money now.

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Rahlita D. Thornton

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A: Don't let that bother you. If the order has not been modified by the court then they can't go back and say you owe more than previously ordered. Go ahead and fight for your visitation rights. We can assist as well 888-3434LAW or 888-343-4529.

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