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Unfortunately bankruptcy does not write off a child support debt, although it would get rid of all other debts except court fines. If he cannot pay what has been ordered by Inland Revenue, then he can ask for a review with Inland Revenue as they have a process for looking at the payments. The problem would appear to be the arrears which carry interest and penalties