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In many cases, having a child with a new partner will not directly affect the child support you receive from your ex-spouse. However, there are specific scenarios where it could potentially influence the arrangement.
If your financial situation changes significantly due to having more children, it could potentially impact the child support arrangement with your ex-partner. Key factors to consider include the following:
Child support orders in Washington State can be modified if there has been a substantial change in circumstances since the original order was established. Some common examples of substantial changes include:
If you believe that a modification to your child support order is warranted, follow these steps:
For more questions related to child support and whether it can be reduced, arrange a free consultation with a trusted Spokane child support attorney today.