Child Support Obligation Worksheet (Sole Custody And Paternity)

IN THE _____________________________ DISTRICT COURT
________________________________ COUNTY, STATE OF UTAH
__________________________________________
CHILD SUPPORT OBLIGATION WORKSHEET
(SOLE CUSTODY AND PATERNITY)
vs.
Civil No. ______________________
__________________________________________
The Combined Child Support Obligation Table used for calculation is:
(
) 78B-12-301(1) and 78B-12-302(1)
(
) 78B-12-301(2) and 78B-12-302(2)
MOTHER
FATHER
COMBINED
1. Enter the # of natural and adopted children of this mother and father for
whom support is to be awarded.
2a. Enter the father's and mother's gross monthly income. Refer to
\$
\$
Instructions for definition of income.
2b. Enter previously ordered alimony that is actually paid. (Do not enter
_
_
alimony ordered for this case.)
2c. Enter previously ordered child support. (Do not enter obligations ordered
_
_
for the children in Line 1.)
2d. OPTIONAL: Enter the amount from Line 12 of the Children in Present
_
_
Home Worksheet for either parent.
3. Subtract Lines 2b, 2c, and 2d from 2a. This is the Adjusted Gross Income
\$
\$
\$
for child support purposes.
4. Take the COMBINED figure in Line 3 and the number of children in Line 1
to the Support Table. Find the Base Combined Support Obligation. Enter it
\$
here.
5. Divide each parent's adjusted monthly gross in Line 3 by the COMBINED
%
%
adjusted monthly gross in Line 3.
6. Multiply Line 4 by Line 5 for each parent to obtain each parent's share of
\$
\$
the Base Support Obligation.
7. BASE CHILD SUPPORT AWARD: Bring down the amount(s) from Line 6 or
enter the amount(s) from the Low Income table per U.C.A. 78B-12-205. The
parent(s) without physical custody of the child(ren) pay(s) the amount(s) all 12
\$
\$
months of the year.
8.
Which parent is the obligor?
( ) Mother
( ) Father
( ) Both
9.
Is the support award the same as the guideline amount in Line 7?
( ) Yes
( ) No
If NO, enter the amount(s) ordered: \$____________(Father)
\$ ____________ (Mother) and answer number 10.
10.
What were the reasons stated by the court for the deviation?
( ) property settlement
( ) excessive debts of the marriage
( ) absence of need of the custodial parent
( ) other: _______________________________________________________________________________
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Attorney Bar No. _______________
6/09