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Is a spouse or cohabitant's income considered for child support?

Generally, a spouse or cohabitant's income is not included in a child support calculation. However, in some limited circumstances, such as if one of the parents claims no income because they are supported by a spouse or cohabitant, the court might impute some or all of that income to the parent.

Mark A. Wortman

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Kansas City family law attorney Mark A. Wortman handles only divorce and family law matters, and practices only in the State of Missouri. Due to this specialty, Mark Wortman has handled thousands of Missouri divorce and family cases and has practiced… Read More