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James Mather
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Experience:  Senior Partner at Berkson Wallace
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I paid my ex a cheque maintenance every month

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I paid my ex a cheque maintenance every month till the boy was sixteen he is now 23 today I got a letter from child support today saying I owe them 21 thousand pounds because the ex denies I paid her I've now got to get bank statements to prove my self
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.

Thank you question.

I will do my best to help you but I need some further information first.
What happened when the child was 16?
Why did you not pay via the CSA?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.
Clare we had an agreement per month and it was all dealt with when my boy was sixteen but last week she said I hadn't paid now I've got to get bank statements and cheque records to prove it which won't b a problem but it causes my family a lot of grief we've never been asked of proof of income they don't seem interested as long as they get money thanks kindly mm
Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.

Did you son start work when he was 16 (this is relevant)
When were the CSA FIRST involved?