The Massachusetts Probate Court website gives you access to most required forms, including complaints required to begin a case in court, and financial forms required during the process. The website also has answers to a multitude of questions and concerns of many people as well as information to assist you. Click below to be guided to that website.
Child support is established via the Child Support Guidelines. These can be complex and a review of them may answer many questions. You can access the Child Support Guidelines booklet here, which explains how child support is established and modified in Massachusetts.
Click below for the child support guidelines worksheet for Massachusetts. This worksheet focuses on the income of both parents in an attempt to ensure that children enjoy the same standard of living in each household. You can personalize it with the facts of your situation.