Though Social Security Numbers are required for a number of legal documents like applications for professional licenses, commercial driver`s licenses, divorce records, support orders, paternity determinations, etc., it is possible these documents were produced before the Social Security number was required. Child Support can subpoena information about bank accounts, insurance policies, credit cards, pay slips, and tax returns. Your case worker may be able to get the Social Security Number with at least three of the following pieces of information: the parent`s name, place of birth, date of birth, his/her father`s name, and his/her mother`s maiden name.
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