To use the child support calculator, select or enter the appropriate information next to each statement.
When you have completed the form, click on the calculate button to get an estimate of the amount of child support that the non-custodial parent will have to pay to the custodial parent in Illinois.
Parents are legally obligated to provide financial support for their children. Child support is used to gain financial support from the non-custodial parent. In Illinois, child support is determined based on a number of factors, which include:
Whether you live in Springfield, Naperville, Rockford, Joliet, Aurora, or Chicago, the Division of Child Support Enforcement (DCSE) – which is a branch of the Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services (HFS) – can help you locate the non-custodial parent, enforce payment, establish paternity, and more! Visit www.childsupportillinois.com if you would like more information about Illinois child support.