Appendix

Child Support

PDF icon Child Support Guidelines

PDF icon Child Support Guidelines Worksheet

PDF icon Child Support Guidelines Chart

PDF iconJoint Petition/Motion to Change a Judgment/Temporary Order

PDF iconComplaint for Modification - Child Support - sample This is a copy of the Probate and Family Court Complaint for Modification Form. It has been filled out for an increase in child support case.

PDF iconComplaint for Contempt - Child Support - sample This is a copy of the Probate and Family Court Complaint for Contempt Form. It has been filled out for a non-payment of child support case.

Department of Revenue Child Support Enforcement Application for Services

PDF icon Motion for Temporary Support and Proposed Order - sample This is an example of the Probate and Family Court's Motion Form. You also need to file a Proposed Order for the Judge to sign; an example is included. This particular form is filled in so that it asks for an order that the father of the children pay child support. But you can make a motion for almost anything you need.

Department of Revenue Child Support Enforcement

PDF icon Failure to Pay Child Support May Result in License Suspension Notice An example of the warning notice you might get from Child Support Enforcement if you do not pay the child support you owe.

PDF icon Notice to Suspend An example of the notice DOR/CSE sends to a licensing agency if you do not pay your child support. The notice tells the agency you have not paid child support and the agency must take away your license.

PDF icon Final Determination of Delinquency An example of the notice Child Support Enforcement sends you after they have told the licensing agency to take away your license.

PDF icon Offer in Settlement Application Use this form to ask DOR/CSE to accept less child support than you owe.

PDF icon Request for Equitable Adjustment Application Use this form to ask DOR/CSE to adjust the amount of past due child support they say you owe.

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