There are guidelines that outline how child support should be computed. With the help of the worksheet provided, parents can use it to calculate how much child support they will be contributing. It has instructions to help you arrive at different figures before you compute the final child support obligation. Various parameters such as your gross income and child care expenses are taken into consideration.
How to compute for child support
The steps entail:
Step 1: Access and download the worksheet.
Step 2: Enter your gross income details and make adjustments in part C.
Step 3: Use the guideline chart below to fill part D, line 3.
Step 4: Make adjustments and work out the figures according to the instructions provided to attain the child support obligation in line 9.