The custodial parent salary is 17000.00. The non custodial parent salary is six digits plus bonuses and a monthly car allowance.

Asked 10 months ago - Deer Park, TX

The child is 14. The custodial parent is asking for a review of modification for child support. Could the custodial parent lose custody for making a low income?

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  1. Stephen Neil Foster

    Contributor Level 15


    Lawyers agree

    Answered . Not likely. Of course there might be other factors that could cost custody.

  2. Michael Glynn Busby Jr.


    Contributor Level 19


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    Answered . Yes, and No. Best to hire a #houstonfamilylawlawyer to best present your facts. Review of child support can happen about every 3 years.

  3. Yasmin Rahman Kutty

    Contributor Level 5


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    Answered . Not if custodial parent is a good, responsible parent and child is thriving in school and is happy.

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  4. Kevin H. Pate

    Contributor Level 20

    Answered . Low income alone would not likely be a reason to lose custody. Some circumstances relating to why the income is low, if they create other concerns, might.

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