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Good evening, I have one final question before I fill out

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Good evening,

I have one final question before I fill out my son's financial aid form for federal assistance. As I had mentioned, my sons' father and I had a local, private attorney write up a brief, child support agreement about ten years ago (when I was purchasing my house). Anyhow, the agreement states that my sons' father would pay me $150/week in child support. Well, my older son was 18 years old last year in 2010 so child support is not an issue in his case. However, I will be declaring child support on the financial aid form for my sixteen year old son in 2010. My question is: do I declare the amount of child support agreed on in 2000 for my sixteen year old son on the form ($75/week) or the amount that his father currently pays me (which is only about $15 more)?

Hey only what is referenced in the agreement; the rest is simply a gift and need not be reported. :)



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Customer: replied 5 years ago.
That's what I thought. Thank you as always:)
My pleasure! Have a nice evening!
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