Long Branch, NJ asked in Child Support for Maryland

Q: I pay child support for twins in MD. Already 18, graduating in June. Do I just stop paying or also need to go to court?

Do I need to go to court or do anything else, other then just stop paying? Also, in case that matters, I have been sending the child support payments, as opposed to it being deducted from my pay...

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Mark Oakley
Mark Oakley
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  • Rockville, MD
  • Licensed in Maryland

A: You just stop paying. No court order is required. Support is due through completion of the requirements for graduation, not the graduation ceremony itself. Therefore, if they have met all requirements (completed school) by the end of May, and are out of school until the graduation ceremony in June, your last child support payment due is for the month of May.

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