Child Support

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Question: My brother passed away very recently he leaves behind a minor child. He owed quite a bit child support arrears. He doesn't own any real property or assets. Does Child support payment stop? Or will DES come after my mom and I for the arrears?

Answer: If you have questions about or need assistance with support payments, contact one of the following customer service locations. If your case is serviced by the Department of Economic Security, Division of Child Support Enforcement, contact the Support Payment Clearinghouse. Maricopa County 201 W. Jefferson Phoenix, AZ 85003 (602) 506-3676 Pima County 110 W. Congress Tucson, AZ 85701 (520) 740-3201 Coconino County 200 N. San Francisco Flagstaff, AZ 86001 (928) 779-6535

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  • My brother passed away very recently he leaves behind a minor child. He owed quite a bit child support arrears. He doesn't own any real property or assets. Does Child support payment stop? Or will DES come after my mom and I for the arrears?

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