i was wondering how my fiance income, would effect that my child support? would i have to count her income, even thou my child support is max out at 50% of my income?
The answer is "no." The support calculation is based solely on your income and the other parent's income. New spouses do not figure into the equation.See question
My ex had contacted me today asking me to drop my support case against him because he already has a child support case against him from a previous woman. He said he needs me to drop my case because his boss wants to fire him because of my support ...
What possible connection could there be between his work and the fact that he pays child support? I doubt his boss even knows that he pays support. Most business owners have someone else handle their payroll.See question
Wife makes about 95,000/year husband makes about 30,000/year. Husband is depended on wives income for his lifestyle. Husband is 55 years old wife is 53. Husband can't retire until 62.
Spousal support and alimony are both available in PA for married persons.See question
we are expecting a baby this summer. I live in Philadelphia and plan to deliver here, He lives in a different state. He mentioned something recently about when the baby is 3 he can guarantee that he'll have custody and for me to do my 'research' o...
I regularly handle custody cases and do not have any idea what he means. If he means he will have primary custody and you will have partial custody after the child has lived with you for three years, he needs to do some research himself. I wouldn't worry about any comments he makes - worry about being the best mom that you can be and worry about taking care of your child as best you can!See question
I agree with Mr. Miller. Your "ex" cannot simply walk away with the child if you have been following a custody order and have been a part of the child's life. Even if you have not been seeing the child as regularly as you could have, you still have parental rights.See question
My boyfriend and I are seperating and he doesn't care that I go but forbids me to take my son. I want my son, but I dont want to be accused of abandonment because he refused to let me take my son. Can I legally take him with me?
You may legally take him with you if there is no custody order in place. He may take him back if he has the opportunity and so long as he does not attack you to do it. You should probably file for custody before you leave with your child so that this can be taken care without bitterness.See question
Leaving the country
Yes, under the right conditions. If there is reason to believe that mother will take the children and refuse to return them, then yes, you can get the children's passports and (hopefully) keep them from leaving the country.
If there is a custody order in place, the other country takes part in the Hague Convention, and she has connections to this country that make her return seem probable, then the court will most likely let her visit.See question
Is there any downside to petitioning to withdrawal my divorce complaint? It was filed 5 years ago, but no further action was taken to process the divorce at that time. My spouse and I stayed together albeit as roommates, quite amicable, as we fi...
You can do that for the reasons that you have stated, but keep in mind that he may oppose the withdrawal and, even if you do withdraw, he may claim that the two of you were living separate and apart for that whole time.See question
I went and paid my $186 to start the divorce, got the paperwork and case number. My husband started off by saying that he would sign them. This is a no fault divorce. Now he is refusing to sign any of them. He won't even sign the one that states t...
You need to hire a process server to serve him at home or, if necessary, at his workplace. This is necessary to start the process of divorce.
He may legally make you wait two years before he agrees to the divorce, unless you have been living separate and apart for two years already.
You are living separate and apart even when living in the same house if you are living separate lives and not having marital relations.
If he earns more than you, you may be able to force him to pay alimony pendente lite (short term alimony), which may cause him to move forward with the divorce.
Good luck.See question
I have my son every other weekend, he just turned 16 and wanted a job his mother emailed me asking me if it would be ok if he worked on my weekends I get him fri at 6 to sun at 6 I said no for 2 reasons one he is failing 2 grades and I feel he nee...
If she does not follow the custody order, you should file a contempt petition. She has to follow the order, regardless of whether your son wants to work on your time or not. You may be able to get alternate time or the court may agree that he shouldn't be working if he is failing classes. Either way, you have to stand up for yourself in court.See question