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Help with math

Posted by on Nov. 12, 2009 at 8:43 PM
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 If a father makes 50,000 a year and child support is 17%, what would the amount be for a year?

by on Nov. 12, 2009 at 8:43 PM
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acbbsmama
by on Nov. 12, 2009 at 8:45 PM

I believe it would be $8500 

rugratsmommy4
by on Nov. 12, 2009 at 8:46 PM

$8500

ajswenson
by on Nov. 12, 2009 at 8:46 PM

17% of $50,000 is?

.17 x 50,000 =

I don't have a calculator near me but that's your equation.

jabs54
by Platinum Member on Nov. 12, 2009 at 8:49 PM

Thank you ladies :)   Someone took my calculator (dd?). 

themountainmama
by on Nov. 12, 2009 at 8:50 PM

Is this a trick question? 

Is the 17% child support gross or net?   

jabs54
by Platinum Member on Nov. 12, 2009 at 8:58 PM


Quoting themountainmama:

Is this a trick question? 

Is the 17% child support gross or net?   

No, it's not a trick question, lol.

I have no idea.  My dd's husband left her recently.  We don't know the laws.  Do they look at gross or net?

iluvmy3bratboys
by on Nov. 12, 2009 at 9:00 PM


Quoting jabs54:


Quoting themountainmama:

Is this a trick question? 

Is the 17% child support gross or net?   

No, it's not a trick question, lol.

I have no idea.  My dd's husband left her recently.  We don't know the laws.  Do they look at gross or net?

THEY GO BY GROSS, BUT DO ALLOW SOME DEDUCTIONS (BASIC LIVING EXPENSES)

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themountainmama
by on Nov. 12, 2009 at 9:01 PM


Quoting jabs54:


Quoting themountainmama:

Is this a trick question? 

Is the 17% child support gross or net?   

 

No, it's not a trick question, lol.

I have no idea.  My dd's husband left her recently.  We don't know the laws.  Do they look at gross or net?

Oh, hee hee, hmmm, I don't know the laws either.  I'm not divorced so I don't know if it is gross or net.  Just thought I'd ask.  $8500 could be high if based on net, ya know?

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