The Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services (HFS) website has been updated.  It now includes a child support estimator.  This is based on the new Income Shares calculations. Attorneys are also able to download calculations on their phones for use in court.

You can visit The estimator has two options: One is for parents.  The other is for attorneys.

The attorney version lets you input specific facts and figures to help calculate child support. There is a link in the attorneys’ version.  It allows use of a QR code reader.  This is to download a simplified version on a mobile phone.  Great for calculations in court when information is necessary quickly.