West Sacramento, CA asked in Child Support and Family Law for California

Q: Im about to buy a home with my girlfriend and wanted to know if her income can affect the amount of support I pay child?

I have child support court on July 7 and live with my girlfriend and our child but will have to start paying child support. Will her income effect how much support I will have to pay? What if we split bills and share income will judge consider I have more income ?

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Marco Antonio Torres
Marco Antonio Torres
  • San Diego, CA
  • Licensed in California

A: No - your girlfriend’s income has does not affect prospective child support. The judge will consider your income, expenses albeit are a part of the I NBC one and expense declaration, generally do not affect child support calculations.

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