Vermont Child Support Calculator & Custody X Change: More Accurate Calculations
Get the most accurate child support amounts when you combine Get the most accurate child support amounts when you combine Custody X Change with Vermont Child Support Calculator.
When Vermont Child Support Calculator asks you for timeshare percentages, don't rely on guesswork or estimates. Instead, use Custody X Change to calculate total parenting time numbers from any custody schedule.
Enter those numbers into the appropriate field in the Vermont Child Support Calculator program for an accurate and fair child support amount based on Vermont's guidelines.
Custody X Change calculates parenting time percentages. Use it together with Vermont Child Support Calculator to have more accurate child support calculations.
Vermont Child Support Calculator was created to help family law professionals perform the complex calculations associated with Vermont child support. The software includes worksheets that automatically calculate child support when data is entered into the appropriate fields.
Because the Vermont Child Support Calculator is always programmed with the most current child support guidelines for Vermont, you can feel confident that the child support amounts are completely accurate. Whenever adjustments are made to income, taxes or living standards, the Vermont Child Support Calculator is updated to reflect the latest formulas.
The software also allows you to create worksheets for yourself, clients or the courts. You have access to a range of helpful features, such as examples, tables and support worksheets. Detailed instruction pages accompany the software so you can start using it right away to assist you in your family law cases.
Vermont Child Support Calculator's available documents include:
- Instructions for sole, shared and split custody
- Tables for sole, shared and split custody
- Official forms for Vermont child support
- Income adjustment worksheets
- Reference sheets
The Vermont Child Support Calculator is a software program created by the state of Vermont, and is downloadable for free from the Vermont Department for Children and Families website. You can contact the customer service unit at the phone number listed on the website.
Vermont Child Support Calculator software features a simple design but is backed by fast, accurate calculation capabilities. Rather than do calculations by hand and open up the possibility of error, use Vermont Child Support Calculator software for speed and precision.
Because the formulas within the program are based on Vermont's latest child support guidelines, the child support amounts will always be in line with the most recent state guidelines. Because the calculations are automatic, you'll be relieved of the time-consuming task of figuring child support by hand.
Vermont Child Support Calculator includes the following factors in its formulas:
- Monthly gross income for both parties
- Monthly after-tax income
- Pre-existing child support
- Health insurance premiums
- Self-employment income
- Spousal support adjustment
Simply enter the raw data from your case into the appropriate program fields. The program will calculate child support amounts based on the data and your selections. For example, you can choose between sole custody, split custody and shared parenting. You can populate worksheets with different custody options to make comparisons on what is best for your client.
Vermont Child Support Calculator software allows you to advise your clients about child support with precision and accuracy. It saves you time and stress because you know the amounts generated are in compliance with Vermont state guidelines.
Custody X Change software includes a parenting time calculator that shows exactly how much time each parent has with the children. It can provide this data as total number of hours, days or as a percentage of time annually.
When users set up a parenting time schedule, the software automatically counts up all the full, half and quarter days for the non-residential parent. This accurate parenting time total really helps you get the most out of Vermont Child Support Calculator software.
Use Custody X Change to get accurate parenting time totals, because:
- Parenting time totals are difficult to figure out by hand, because attorneys must add all the quarter, half and full days within a year for the non-residential parent.
- Figuring parenting time totals adjust every time an attorney changes the schedule.
- Calculating and re-calculating any change to the schedule is so complex, some attorneys are forced to estimate or guess.
- Entering parenting time totals calculated from a guess or estimate into the Vermont child support formula means that child support amounts will likely be wrong.
Figuring out child support amounts requires exact numbers, from each parent's income to the amount of credits allowed. Another important number is the parenting time total, or how long each parent is scheduled to be with the children. Correct numbers mean the child support amount is fair and accurate, and Custody X Change delivers accurate totals every time.