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Posts tagged "Child Support"

Outlining the proper reporting of child support on taxes

As the year winds down, people in San Antonio will often start to turn their attention towards collecting information for their taxes. Reporting one’s taxes is already a complex process. Adding the payment or receipt of child support to the mix may only serve to complicate it further. Both those making and receiving such payments often share a great amount of confusion as to how they may affect one’s tax status. As incorrect information on a tax form can result in scrutiny from the Internal Revenue Service, it is important to understand the tax implications of child support prior to preparing one’s taxes.

Enforcing child support obligations through a license suspension

Here at the Law Office of Roland R. Esparza, P.C., we work with many clients who are struggling to get their ex-spouses to honor their child support agreements. If you are like most of those we have helped to resolve this issue, then you are probably not aware of the many methods the state is allowed to employ to collect un-paid child support. One such method that often proves to be extremely effective is suspending an obliged parent’s driver’s license.

Enforcing child support obligations through a license suspension

Here at the Law Office of Roland R. Esparza, P.C., we work with many clients who are struggling to get their ex-spouses to honor their child support agreements. If you are like most of those we have helped to resolve this issue, then you are probably not aware of the many methods the state is allowed to employ to collect un-paid child support. One such method that often proves to be extremely effective is suspending an obliged parent’s driver’s license.

The child support payment formula in Texas

San Antonio parents who choose to divorce almost inevitably have questions when it comes to determining child support payments. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, over $37 billion in such payments was due in 2011. Given the amount of money involved, the responsibility to ensure that child support is determined equitably is left to state family courts.

The child support payment formula in Texas

San Antonio parents who choose to divorce almost inevitably have questions when it comes to determining child support payments. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, over $37 billion in such payments was due in 2011. Given the amount of money involved, the responsibility to ensure that child support is determined equitably is left to state family courts.

Proving that you paid your child support

Many of our San Antonio clients come to us here at The Law Office of Roland R. Esparza asking for our help in enforcing their child support agreements. Yet what if you have been making your child support payments, but your ex-spouse says you haven’t? Failure to pay child support can result in fines, the suspension of your drivers’ license, or even jail time. Thus, being able to prove that you have been dutiful in making your payments is vital.

Proving that you paid your child support

Many of our San Antonio clients come to us here at The Law Office of Roland R. Esparza asking for our help in enforcing their child support agreements. Yet what if you have been making your child support payments, but your ex-spouse says you haven’t? Failure to pay child support can result in fines, the suspension of your drivers’ license, or even jail time. Thus, being able to prove that you have been dutiful in making your payments is vital.

Smith County man's child support payments stolen by employer

For those parents in San Antonio who are required by their divorce decrees to pay child support, the responsibility for ensuring that those payments are made lies solely on them. For many, the easiest way to guarantee that the money gets to their children is to ask their employers to simply withhold the amount that they owe from their paychecks. In most cases, companies will honor such requests. However, recent stories are starting to surface about employers abusing the trust that their employees have placed in them.

Smith County man's child support payments stolen by employer

For those parents in San Antonio who are required by their divorce decrees to pay child support, the responsibility for ensuring that those payments are made lies solely on them. For many, the easiest way to guarantee that the money gets to their children is to ask their employers to simply withhold the amount that they owe from their paychecks. In most cases, companies will honor such requests. However, recent stories are starting to surface about employers abusing the trust that their employees have placed in them.

Authorities apprehend several people over unpaid child support

From custody disputes to property division, divorce often presents a number of challenges for couples. However, child support matters can be particularly difficult for some people in San Antonio, and across the entire state of Texas. There are a number of child support issues people deal with, whether someone is not receiving child support they deserve or is worried about not being able to pay their child support. For people in this position, properly addressing their troubles in a timely manner is absolutely necessary.