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Child Custody

Who is Considered the Custodial Parent in Joint Custody?

Who is Considered the Custodial Parent in Joint Custody?

Determining custody and visitation issues for a minor child can be fraught with emotions for the parents and the child in a divorce. When determining custody and visitation in the California family courts, the judge in the case will make a determination about which parent will be the custodial parent of the child. But what..

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What’s the Difference Between Sole and Shared Custody?

More and more, in divorces involving a minor child, family courts are opting for shared custody between parents whenever possible. In some states, the presumption is for shared custody, with sole custody only being awarded if proven by one parent that the other is completely unfit. It is important to understand what the differences are..

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Is Child Support Tax Deductible?

After a divorce in which a minor child is involved, you may be required to pay child support to your former spouse for the child’s care. With payments sent periodically like spousal support payments, many parents wonder whether their child support payments are tax deductible. The short answer is no, child support payments are not..

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