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Why does my ex-wife have a negative number on our child support guidelines worksheet?

Orlando, FL |

Under the Federal Income Tax she has a -$602.97 making her income go up by that amount. The form was done by the court and I do not understand why they added $600 a month to her income. Is it because she gets to claim the kids for taxes?

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  1. I don't think that we can answer that without looking at the document(s).........

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  2. Does she claim the earned income credit?

    This information is a general answer and is not specific to any particular case. Carin Manders Constantine, Esq. 727-456-0032/ 727-488-8272 familylawyer411.com/about-carin https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Law-Offices-of-Carin-M-Constantine/125967577416313 http://www.linkedin.com/pub/carin-constantine/b/861/445


  3. We need to see the financial affidavits and the worksheet in order to advise.

    R. Jason de Groot, Esq., 386-337-8239

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