If a wife leaves her husband and children and she works too. Would she have to pay child support ?
- LayneLv 59 months ago
Wow, that is very interesting. I have thought of that.
- RAGHAVENDRANLv 49 months ago
Yes, but depends slot on other factors too.
- K8Lv 79 months ago
- SheilaKLv 49 months ago
Yes you will along with college expenses if they choose to go.
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- robert xLv 79 months ago
equality would suggest that the estranged partner whether male of female should pay child support.
- Ace ShortyLv 79 months ago
That would depend on how much money she makes.
- KellyLv 79 months ago
If he petitions the court for child support, yes.
Lot's of mothers pay child support, this isn't new.
- Anonymous9 months ago
If she is working and he has custody, yes, it's very likely that she would be required to pay child support.
- Lorna DuneLv 59 months ago
Yes. A lot depends on the state and the individual circumstances, but for the most part, the spouse who left has to write some checks.
- megalomaniacLv 79 months ago
Child support isn't based on gender (anymore), it's based on who does the earning and who does the housework. It's very often the man who does the earning and the woman who stays home but not always. So yes, women have to pay child support if they are the ones doing the earning (if it's 50/50 then the child support is 50/50).