If a child-support recipient remarries, can the ex-spouse stop making child support payments?

By Abigale M. Stolfe
January 16, 2017
If a child-support recipient remarries, can the ex-spouse stop making child support payments?

When a child-support recipient remarries, the obligation to the children continues. The new spouse is not responsible for the payment of your child’s expenses. You may not stop paying support due to your spouse’s remarriage.


Abigale M. Stolfe is a partner at Stolfe Zeigler, a boutique family law firm that obtains favorable outcomes for high-net-worth, complex, and litigious cases.

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January 16, 2017
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