Where parties had entered into an agreement to deviate the child support obligation to zero, trial court erred by modifying ex-husband’s child support obligation based upon ten-percent deviation alone and by not considering whether there had been substantial change in circumstances that was not contemplated at the time of the issuance of the child support order.
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