How Are Medical Expenses Calculated Into Child Support?

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In calculating child support, if the custodial parent is remarried and her spouse is covering her and my child on his medical insurance policy, can she calculate that into the cost of insurance since she is not the one carrying it but her spouse?

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The calculation of medical expenses into child support payments will depend on your state’s family law code. Most states consider a variety of factors when calculating child support. You should contact a local family law attorney to see how medical expenses will be calculated for your unique situation.



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