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Child Support

Birth of new child
A friend has asked me if his CSA payments will be effected when his ex-wife who has re-partnered gives birth to another child.I am aware that the decision to stay at home and care for a new child is a valid reason for that parent to not return to work or have their income cons...
Emerging Issue 136 Child Support Overpayments
The Shared Parenting Council continues to raise emerging issues with Child Support through the CSNSEG (Child Support National Stakeholder Engagement Group). We are proposing publishing these to get some responses from members.The Issue Child support overpayments often occur...
Any successful earning capacity objections?
Hi all,I am intending to put in an objection to an assessment based on the fact my ex has a lot more earning capacity than he is currently exercising.  I am aware of the Reason 8 rules.  I'm just wondering if anyone has had success with this type of objection?  It seems to me ...
Bonus Earnings not included in Payee's Earnings
BM has relocated to the USA. DP still pays CS but she has recently reported a $12k drop in income. Same position. Same company. Same role. The company she works for is known to include a sizeable yearly bonus much more generous than other companies, and I believe she has not r...
Worth delaying tax return?
Hi everyone,I've seen a couple of similar posts on the forums, but I still don't have a clear answer in my head so I was hoping someone could help me out.I currently pay CS to my ex and have been doing so for a couple of years.Neither I nor my ex have submitted our tax returns...
Comparison of Child Support Schemes in selected countries - Taskf...
2014 TaskforceThe Secretariat to the Ministerial Taskforce on Child Support has published a comparison of Child Support Schemes in selected countries. This extensive document covers an overview of how child support schemes operate in the UK, Canada, and NZ because they share w...
Average cost of Child Support
Hi All...

I'm curious to know what is the Average cost of Child Support paid in Aus... say by State, Country as a whole etc. I'm unable to find anything within CSA.

Does anyone know if any such statistics exist and where.

Cheers
Child support - school fees
Hello, my first post.  The mother of my 2 children and i separated approx 18 months ago.  My son, 11 is in school, my daughter starts kindergarten next year.I have been paying half of my sons school fees, half being approx $900.  As well as this ive paid $270 pw child support....
Please help guru"s
My son's mother has 2 new children (new marriage) under the age of 5 and currently works 2 days per week. She earns 22k and I earn 79k once the 22k is taken off by CSA I am the sole income earner paying 100%. I have lodged 2 applications of change of assessment to CSA but they...
How much inform for COA
Can anyone advise how much info has to be provided for a COA? Long story short: Was the payer for a decade, now the payee. Now ex claims earns 1/3 of past salary for last 10 years, how convenient. Need to do a COA apparently to have this addressed, but to do so have to provide...
Child Support Inquiry Community Statement Session
I have received an invitation to participate in a Community Statement Session for the Inquiry into the Child Support Program. This participation will occur via teleconference on Thursday 28 August. Speaking time will be 4 minutes, in which I have been asked to provide construc...
Question re child support for the gurus
Okay here goes. I have an acquaintance, whose spouse (we will call him the father) pays child support to his ex (who we will call the mother, for ease). The father earns a lot more than the mother, because she doesn't work, and oh, she presented a letter to CSA from her GP tha...

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