Thank you for your question.
The payor parent is obligated to continue making child support payments until a court orders otherwise, no matter what the custodial situation is. A parent wishing to terminate child support based on a change in circumstances must petition the court. The court will not order the child support termination to be retroactive to the date custody changed - only to the date the request was filed with the court.
I hope this helps. Please let me know if you have any follow up questions.
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