Bronx, NY asked in Child Support for New York

Q: My disbursement payment was $474.94 but only received $200. Will the payments roll over to the next month ?

My disbursement amounts changes. Only received $200 for 3 kids but my disbursement amounts be way more than $200. Where does the rest of the money go?

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Howard E. Knispel
Howard E. Knispel
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  • Commack, NY
  • Licensed in New York

A: You are entitled to whatever is in your court order. The amount you receive could be because, by law, the CSCU can only take up to 65% of disposable income. If the payor received less income, you might have received less disbursement, but the remainder is still owed to you and becomes arrears.

David Ivan Bliven
David Ivan Bliven
Answered
  • White Plains, NY
  • Licensed in New York

A: You may wish to contact SCU on this. They're entitled to charge an annual administrative fee (as of Nov. 2021, it's $35). It's possible they hadn't charged you that fee for several years & are now catching up, but that's only speculation. For a further assessment, call a Bronx Child Support attorney to schedule a consult.

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