Utah Child Support Calculator

How to Use the Utah Child Support Calculator as an Effective Tool

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The state of Utah uses specific guidelines to determine child support. Parents who want to estimate either how much child support they owe, or how much child support they will receive, should use Utah’s interactive child support calculator, which is provided by the state.

Tips for Using the Utah Child Support Calculator

  • Third-party child support calculators may not provide users with a reliable, accurate child support estimate.
  • Be aware that the Utah child support calculator is designed to provide an estimate only.
  • In order to use the calculator, you will need to know the monthly gross income of both parents.
  • You will also need to know about certain expenses for each parent, including alimony and child support.

Tips for Parents Requesting Child Support in Utah

Tips for Parents Who Owe Child Support in Utah

  • Be aware that the state of Utah charges interest on unpaid child support.
  • If you have difficulty paying child support, consider requesting a child support modification.