Instructions: Complaint for modification court form

Instructions and information to assist you in completing this form.

Complaint for modification form

Complaint to be filed in the county where the judgment was issued.

Financial statements

If requested modification involves financial payments, parties must file financial statements.

View this financial statements page for additional information, including the financial statement (short form) and instructions, and the financial statement (long form) and instructions.

See also Uniform Probate Court Practice XXX, and Supplemental Probate Court Rule 401

Child Support Guidelines Worksheet

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Filing fees

See the Uniform Schedule of Fees

Service of Complaint

Service of complaint on defendant is to be made in accordance with Massachusetts Rules of Domestic Relations Procedures Rule 4.

Uniform Counsel Certification

Attorneys are required to file a Uniform Counsel Certification.

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