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I have my son 4 nights a week should I be paying child sur

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I have my son 4 nights a week should I be paying child surport
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: New Zealand Law
Expert:  Chris The Lawyer replied 1 year ago.
What happens when you share parenting is that you both need to advise Inland Revenue of the arrangements. They then look at your income and offset one against the other and if you are on similar income you are unlikely to have to have to pay
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
thanks
Expert:  Chris The Lawyer replied 1 year ago.
This is a common situation and IRD are used to doing the checks of income to do the balancing exercise

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