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How do request child support modification in Nebraska. I am

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How do request child support modification in Nebraska. I am in school therefore my salary is significantly decreased. The original order was signed in 2012.
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Asad Rahman replied 10 months ago.

You can either file a motion for modification on your own or you can go through the state agency who can assist. Here is their link...http://dhhs.ne.gov/children_family_services/CSE/Pages/CSEHome.aspx

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
What part does my decision to return to school for my PhD play in this? I am making about $20,000 working as a research assistant.
Expert:  Asad Rahman replied 10 months ago.

The court will consider this of course. Theu just like to ensure that you are not intentionally underemployed.

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Gotcha, well thinking my salary will be significantly increased after completion of my PhD thinking long term this is a good option.
Expert:  Asad Rahman replied 10 months ago.

Yes at that time you or the other parent could ask for a modification at that time. Right now you need a payment that ks consistent with your reduced salary.

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Thanks for your help!
Expert:  Asad Rahman replied 10 months ago.

Sure. God luck with this and your PHD. If you can rate the answer we get credit for our assistance.