I live out of state. Dad lives in CA. Alameda County, CA, has jurisdiction. Child lives with me out of state. Dad wants (1) an offset (negative add on) to guideline child support due to transportation expenses and/or (2) for me to pay for half of the cost of his transportation for visitation. I understand there is a case, Marriage of Gigliotti (1995) 33 CA4th 518, holding that transportation expenses cannot be a negative add on for child support. I suppose that does not mean the court cannot order us to share the cost of transportation, but that would in essence reduce the child support. I'm a stay at home mom and with no income. His lawyer want to impute income upon me, but in reality it is my new husband that would have to pay for my ex's transportation costs. Please help.
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