Q: Now that my child is 21-1/2 am I entitled to a child support reduction, I live in Massachusetts
A: Is the child enrolled in a 4 year college educational program ? If so, then no, but you should ASAP have your divorce/separation agreement reviewed by your divorce attorney or domestic relations counsel to determine what obligation you have and how the wording reads concerning college contribution before filing for a Modification to terminate child support.
A: Maybe. Child support is not typically determined by a child's age. It is more important to know whether the child is in school, dependent upon the other parent, working, etc. The Separation Agreement or Court order is also very important to determine whether the award should be terminated. Take your agreement and consult with an attorney about a potential modification.
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