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Illinois family lawyerIf you are going through a divorce and have children, child support is likely at the top of your mind. Since there are many misconceptions about this topic, we have compiled this list of common questions about child support in Illinois. Once you read through the answers to these questions, you’ll become more familiar with the basics of child support and how it may affect you.

1. Which parent is responsible for making child support payments?

Although the answer to this question varies from case to case, the parent who has the most parenting time with the children typically receives child support payments. If both parents have equal parenting time, they may not have the obligation to pay child support to one another.

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 child support in Illinois, child support payments, DuPage county child support attorney, file for child support, Illinois taxes, income taxable, overdue child support, past due child support, tax on child support, taxable incomeIf I file a joint income tax return with my husband this year, will the IRS or the State of Illinois take our refund to pay his past due child support to his ex-wife?

The State of Illinois or the IRS may intercept your combined income tax refund if your husband owes unpaid child support to his former wife (or the mother of his child), even if he is now on a payment plan with the State of Illinois to pay that child support in installments.

Back Child Support and the Treasury Offset Program

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Ankhanel v. Commissioner, child support in Illinois, child support payments, DuPage county child support attorney, file for child support, Illinois taxes, income taxable, overdue child support, past due child support, tax on child support, taxable incomeChild Support is Not Income Taxable

If you receive child support, you do not have to pay income tax on the support received. Child support payments are excluded from your taxable income by both the IRS and the State of Illinois. Even if you receive a lump sum of child support that is past due, or you collect a child support judgment, these monies remain nontaxable to you.

Child Support and Interest

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