Child Support Impacts the Future of Your Child
If you have children and are going through a divorce, child support is an element of your separation that will significantly impact your future and the future of your child. If you and your child’s parent were never married, establishing child support is just as important.
To speak Anthony J. LoPresti, a New York lawyer who has your child’s best interest in mind, call our law office at (516) 739-2020 or e-mail us to schedule a free consultation.
Guiding You Through the Child Support in New York
We can guide you through the state of New York’s Child Support and Child Standards Act, and let you know how it applies to your situation. Some of the key elements that are considered in New York’s child support formula include:
- Income of both parents
- Education, private schooling or college expenses
- Day care expenses
- Health insurance costs
Calculating Child Support Can Be Complex
The most significant factor in calculating child support in New York is the income of both parents. In many cases we utilize financial professionals to investigate the true income of a parent. For example, when there is a family-owned businesses or one spouse is self-employed, analyzing income becomes much more complex.
If you believe that your former spouse is hiding income or assets during your divorce, our team can represent you. Our legal team and experienced attorney have assisted many clients gain substantial child support modifications based on our investigations.
Our law firm strives to obtain fair child support arrangements for everyone involved, but most importantly, for the children. Contact our Garden City law office at (516) 739-2020.