Self-employed parent hiding or lowering their income – what can I do?

It is a fundamental legal principle that couples going through a divorce are under a duty to provide “full and frank disclosure” of their assets when negotiating a financial settlement. This is true no matter how the settlement is being negotiated, whether it is by direct discussions between you, solicitor negotiations, mediation, or court proceedings. But what can you do if you suspect your ex is hiding or lowering their income in a bid to reduce their child maintenance liabilities? Does full and frank disclosure extend to child maintenance? Read on to find out.