My current partner with whom I have two children wants to move back to her country of birth, Romania. How will this affect my current child support payment, given that the possible salaries are considerably lower there.
You probably could not obtain a reduction in your child support if you voluntarily reduce your income by leaving your current employment and accepting a job in Romania that pays much less. Numerous cases dealing with claims that child support should be reduced because there has been a material change in circumstance as a result of a reduction in the payer's income have held that the person paying child support has the burden of proving both that his/her income has been reduced and that the reduction was involuntary. If you choose to terminate your current employment, that's a voluntary act not an involuntary act. I recommend that you consult an attorney before you decide whether to move to Romania.
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