Phoenix, AZ asked in Family Law, Child Custody and Civil Rights for Arizona

Q: Can a judge order the sharing of personal documents such as ssn bank account numbers eins of non married parents

I live in Arizona non married parents fighting for custody of their child is it legal for the judge to require them to share with each other their ssn bank account numbers business ein tax records and drivers license number this seems to violate privacy and security as this information can be misused I'm wanting to know is it legal if not what laws does it violate

1 Lawyer Answer
Mike Branum
Mike Branum
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Saint George, UT
  • Licensed in Arizona

A: Yes, if you have a custody dispute you will also be determining child support. A deep dive into your financial affairs is required to determine child support where parents dispute earnings. The courts have the authority to require you to produce all relevant financial information.

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