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who pays for an adult child?

My daughter has recently graduated from high school and is working full time..I quit paying support for her.. Now she is thinking of attending college and living with her boyfriend.. Do I still pay support again and if so to whom? Does her mother have to pay her as well for support?

— mike l.


Answer

In Ontario, you and your spouse would probably have to share the cost of your daughter's post secondary education costs, after a reasonable contribution by her, in proportion to your incomes. Here is a link to an article about how the costs are shared. http://www.ontariofamilylawblog.com/2014/03/articles/child-support/postsecondary-education-and-child-support/ Good luck.

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