Deductions from Income

- Actual income taxes.

- Spousal support paid to someone besides the parent.

- Mandatory payments, like union dues or mandatory retirement plans.

- Term life insurance premiums, if coverage is ordered by the court.

- Whole life insurance premiums, if they provide coverage ordered by the court, but only as much as it would cost to get the same amount of term life insurance.

- Cost of care or services to comply with child protective or juvenile delinquency proceedings.


- What About Additional Children? This calculator (The Estimator), already takes this into account. See "Children From Other Relationships" sections.