user banned TTC since Jan 2001; Japan 107255 posts4th Jul '12
Quoting ma ♥:" So how long do parents have to pay child support for? Until they're 18? That's what I always assumed... ... [snip!] ... dad suing for child support he paid when his daughter was 20 & already living on her own.... he ended up winning the case."
Sometimes it's if they go to college they still have to pay... I don't get it.
IDGAF ❤ 1 child; San Diego, CA, United States 30500 posts4th Jul '12
Yep! I am getting it and my bd isn't on the birth certificate. If he proves paternity and acknowledges the kid as his then he has to pay and, even if he doesn't and she says he is the father they will just do a DNA test.
6 blessings so far.... Due February 3; 6 kids; Glen Burnie, Maryland 8570 posts5th Jul '12
Quoting ~~Lmnop~~:" <blockquote><b>Quoting Colt's mommy:</b>" Question for nephew. Can his ex (babies ... [snip!] ... it. So if you file in 2012 but don't get it all sorted until 2012, you may owe back payments for that time frame but that's it."
yeah,thats how it is here in MD. My dd was 1 when i filed and it took 4mo to get a court date. The court order payments back the 4mo since i had filed but not the 12mo b4 since the child was born.