Child Support
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Child support is based on a strict mathematical calculation. Most judges and attorneys use a specific program to calculate support. Recently, the state of California has made it possible for self-represented litigants to calculate support by way of the California child support calculator https://www.cse.ca.gov/ChildSupport/cse/guidelineC...

The factors that are primarily used in calculating support are the respective incomes of the parties, the time spent with the child/ren, and other remaining factors such as health insurance paid, tax filing status, etc. This link will help you determine whether it is advantageous to request support.