You can either opt for an online calculator or a worksheet that will help you to enter the required information offline. Either way, both use the set guidelines to come up with a figure which will indicate how much one parent should contribute and the other should receive, in the case of the custodial parent. Although the figure arrived at might not be accurate, it is close to the actual figure determined by the court.
How to compute for child support
The following steps will be helpful:
Step 1: Go to this link.
Step 2: Fill in the required details of the obligor and of the obligee and then click submit to calculate the child support obligation.