Child Support

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Question: My sons mother and I lived together since he was born 4 years ago, we are no-longer together and I am considering filing for support on myself for joint custody and parenting time. Will the support be calculated back from the time he was born,from time we separated (1 month), or from time I or she files? for support?

Answer: You should go to the following links to get an idea of how child support will be considered based upon your particular situation. http://www.azcourts.gov/familylaw/ArizonaChildSupportGuidelines.aspx and/or http://www.azcourts.gov/Portals/31/Child%20Support/CSG2004.pdf

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  • My sons mother and I lived together since he was born 4 years ago, we are no-longer together and I am considering filing for support on myself for joint custody and parenting time. Will the support be calculated back from the time he was born,from time we separated (1 month), or from time I or she files? for support?

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