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Are there new Massachusetts Child Support Guidelines?

Updated: Jul 17, 2018

The Massachusetts Trial Court released new Massachusetts Child Support Guidelines in 2017. They took effect on September 15, 2017 however, they have since been amended. The revised Massachusetts Child Support Guidelines took effect on June 15, 2018. Read the Trial Court's press release here.

You can find the 2018 Child Support Guidelines and a worksheet for calculating child support, and a memo describing the changes through the following link:,-forms,-and-information-

Note: The 2018 Child Support Guidelines Worksheet will do the calculations in Internet Explorer or Acrobat Reader only. If you are using another browser, download the form and then open it with Acrobat Reader.


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