Many people who are ordered to pay child support fall behind or simply fail to make their court ordered payments. Over time, these parents may rack up a significant amount of child support debt. When a person owes back child support, the state may garnish the person's wages, sometimes leaving them with little to live on.
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When a Texas couple divorces, it is likely that one parent will be responsible for making child support payments to the other parent. Child support is a legal financial responsibility that the courts use as a way to help a single parent provide financial balance for their children. Additionally, child support holds the noncustodial parent legally and financially responsible for their child.
Texas parents who are paying or receiving child support may be interested in what happens when one parent is a prison inmate. Generally, the proper forms must be filed in order to remedy the situation.