Child support contempt question?
My wife is bringing me to court for contempt. We were divorced in 2008 and remarried in 2009. The original child support order was 800 a month. We have live together since 2008. I moved out a month ago and sent her 400 for child support. I only make 9 a hour now. In the paperwork se want the 800 a month going back to 08. What do you think will happen seeing how we were living together as man and wife since 08 both of us were paying bills together and taking care of our child. I currently live in Georgia and she is in Florida.
- 9 years agoFavorite Answer
Did you ever go to court to have the order set aside? If not, then yes she can try to get the money. You will need to show the court the reason for the arrears and to have them set aside.
Federal Child Support Enforcement Handbook for Non-Custodial Parents
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- bleurozeLv 79 years ago
She can't get support from the time you were married. You have to return to court to reestablish support.