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By: tompmiller | May 21, 2019

Child support is the obligation of ever parent. Under the current version of the Illinois child support statute, each parent has to provide child support, but what is not included in child support? Here are some generalized guidelines, not to be applied to your specific case, only meant to educate generally.

Typically, health insurance premiums for the child are not included in child support in Illinois. If you provide health insurance for your children, you would calculate how much coverage would cost just for you and subtract that from coverage for you and the children. The difference is the obligation of both parents.

Health expenses for the child that are not covered by insurance are not included in child support. Typically, these expense...