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My ex husband makes 90 thousand a year what would be his…

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My ex husband makes 90 thousand a year what would be his child support payment

Lawyer's Assistant: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

Illinois

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

I don't know what you mean he pays now but wants lower it

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

He has been unpaying me for years is what I found out he pressured me into these payments he was giving

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The basic child support guidelines state that a parent must pay the following net income for child support:

1 child - 20%

2 children - 28%

3 children - 32%

4 children - 40%

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