Child Support Guidelines in Canada, 2015


Child Support Guidelines in Canada, 2015 continues the tradition of presenting comprehensive, current case law and analysis in a very practical format. Relevant cases from every Canadian province and territory are cited in support of the principles set out in the textual commentary.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Criteria and Objectives of Child Support

Chapter 2: Jurisdiction

Chapter 3: Definitions of “Child of the Marriage”; Adult Children; Obligation of De Facto Parent

Chapter 4: Determination of Income; Disclosure of Income

Chapter 5: Special or Extraordinary Expenses

Chapter 6: Shared Parenting Arrangements

Chapter 7: Undue Hardship

Chapter 8: Impact of Child Support on Spousal Support

Chapter 9: Low and High Income Earners; Annual Income over $150,000

Chapter 10: Effect of Order or Agreement or Other Arrangement that Benefits Child; Consent Orders

Chapter 11: Form and Types of Order

Chapter 12: Effect, Registration, and Enforcement of Child Support Orders

Chapter 13: Variation, Rescission, or Suspension of Child Support Orders

Chapter 14: Evidence; Procedure; Costs

Chapter 15: Appeals

Appendix A: Divorce Act

Appendix B: Federal Child Support Guidelines

Table of Cases

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