Written by attorney Judy Goldstein, about 1 year ago.
Child support guidelines are set by statute and are calculated as a percentage of net income: 20% for 1 child, 28% for 2 children, 32% for 3 children, 40% for 4 children, 45% for 5 children, and 50% for 6 or more children.
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Written by attorney Judy Goldstein, over 1 year ago.
By statute, Illinois sets minimum guideline child support as a percentage of defined net income. Child support may deviate up or down depending upon the individual circumstances and must be reduced to a court order. Unless otherwise agreed, child support is to be deducted from the obligor's wages
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