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Child Support

Money paid in case of divorce to a parent who takes the custody of the child by another parent as a contribution to the costs of raising the child.This a provision to ensure that the child should receive equal support from both the parents which it would hav received if there was no divorce.The amount of child support is based on the income of the individual parents,number of children,expenses of the children etc. Home
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