Enter average monthly day care costs.
Day care expenses are not included in the economic table amount.
Use SKRATCHPAD to convert Day Care Expenses to Monthly amounts.
Day care expenses are shared by the parents in the same proportion as the basic support obligation. The court may use its discretion to determine the necessity and reasonableness of day care expenses.
Allocation Standard #4 The court may exercise its discretion to determine the necessity for and the reasonableness of all amounts ordered in excess of the basic child support obligation.
Day care expenses may be reduced by applying the Federal Tax Credit. Click the Federal Tax Credit button. Any resulting credit is subject to court approval.