, my daughter turns 18 the 4th of March and is in Gr.12. The father and I are due in court 23.02.15. Seeing that her father contibuted R850 past 11 years - NOTHING ELSE -, may I insist on a split of expenditures of 30% - myself and 70% the father? I've obtained a qoutation education as she wants to study tourism in 2016. Does it mean that should no agreement be reached before / on the court date, my child have to claim maintenance? The father is under the impression that his obligation towards her expire on her 18th birthday. Please advise as I'm not in the posision to keep her out of school due to maintenance issues regarding her but we have to plan future. The dad ignores my communication wrt any issue. Should I be lucky to get hold of hom he uses the excuse of his second household, stepdaughter studies and his son's expenditures. Please advise?
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