The court itself is supposed to take into consideration the amount of time the child is with each parent and they do this by calculating the average percentage of the time that the child is with each parent and the child support payment of the paying parent would be reduced by the percentage of time over 50-50 the child spends with them. Thus, if you have the child 75% of the time, then your amount you pay should be reduced by the 25%, since the court set the amount based upon joint/shared custody of 50-50.
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