i am trying to find where in the RCW laws it states if overtime is included in the figures to determine what amount is to be payed even if overtime is not guaranteed.
The court usually relies on the past history of wages, including overtime (even if it is not guaranteed). The rules are published in the Washington State Child Support Guidelines, which you can access on line. It’s always best to consult with a good family law attorney to discuss the details before you act. See my AVVO Legal Guides on child support for more information about the legal issues raised by your inquiry. Please keep in mind that although these Legal Guides are often informative, they are no substitute for legal advice from an attorney you have retained for consultation or representation. There are always exceptions to the general rules. Click on my photo. On my AVVO home page click on "Contributor Level - View Contributions" or scroll down further and click on "Contribution - Legal Guides." Scroll down the list of my 31 Legal Guides and select the topics relevant to your question. If you like my answer and Legal Guides, please make sure you mark them as “helpful” or “best answer”. © Bruce Clement
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