Under the Uniform Child Support Enforcement Jurisdiction Act, the state where the children have resided for the previous 6 months has Jurisdiction over the case. You can ask the court to dismiss for lack.of Jurisdiction. If he has not paid you can file a violation petition in NY against him.
I am single parent on government assistance and in school. The non custodial parents has more than $5000 worth of support. I was told as long as I am on public assistance I will not receive child support. He has not worked at all and there is another child he has as well. I live in NYC how will... Read more »
Typically the order can be terminated on death of a parent, but if there are state-owed arrears, the will collect until their debt is satisfied. You may need to file a pleading with the court to terminate the support, otherwise the state may continue to collect. A copy of the death certificate is...Read more »
Custody is rarely based on the ability of one parent to get a job. Its about a lot more than that. It is not likely to be a factor against that party. In order to change custody, there must be a change of circumstances that relate to the best interests of the child. If the mother is without a...Read more »
The court must determine what the payor is capable of earning. If the payor is capable of earning more than he/she is actually receiving, support will be determined on the capablity as opposed to the actual earning.
My child will turn 21 in 3 months. Will NYS automatically stop deducting child support from my checks each month when he turns 21? I do not owe arrears and there are no stipulations in my divorce agreement that I pay beyond 21. I live across the country and would rather not have to file a... Read more »
No. Since people can agree to extend child support past 21 in certain circumstances, the CSEB does not automatically terminate child support. You need to contact CSEB and you may need to file a petition. Contact an attorney in the county where the case is filed.
Also my taxes have been seized 3 years in a row despite the fact that were are married and are both the custodial parents and have been married for the last 4 years. So public assistance has been taking our tax return saying I owe them.
If there was a child support order that was entered, then you can file for any arrears that accrued. In terms of new child support, child support is retroactive to the date of filing for support it cannot go back before that. In NY child support is payable until the child turns 21.
If his ex gets a judgment for support arrears that becomes a lien on property. If his name is on the deed the judgment will need to be satisfied. If his name is not on the deed, the judgment can not attach to the property.
Me ex is 2 years behind and owes about $33,000. He owns his own business and I have provided all necessary information for them to find assets and bank accounts. When I call to speak to the CSEU they tell me they have done everything they can and that they don’t have his employer or bank account... Read more »
My mother and father divorced in 1984. My father was ordered to pay child support. My mother remarried in 1989 but my stepfather did not adopt me. Had he adopted me, would that have nullified the child support mandate?
Adoption terminates the parental relationship of the biological parent that is replaced by the adoption. As such, child support is no longer an obligation. However, arrears of child support still remain.
You do not indicate who you are sending the custody order to. Once there is a custody order, you should get copies that are certified by the court and submit them where needed. For custody to be changed, there would have to be a petition or Order to Show Cause filed outlining the reasons why...Read more »
Has there been a determination of custody yet? If not, you need to file for habeas corpus immediately. If there is and your ex has custody, file a custody petition to change custody. Contact an attorney to file in Family Court in NY.
He got the letter because he has a right to object to the increase and go to court to fight it. If he doesn't challenge the increase you will be notified by support collection of the increase. If he goes to court, the court will decide how much the support will increase (usually its the...Read more »
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