Child Support

Child Support – Expense Set Off

The British Columbia Court of Appeal has allowed a father to set off his child’s allowance, cell phone and car payments against his child support obligation to his former wife.

The total set off allowed against the wfe’s claim for retroactive child support amounted to $10,000.00

The court’s decision in Swiderski v. Dussault will be posted at www.russellalexander.com

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Russell Alexander

Russell Alexander is the founder of Russell Alexander Collaborative Family Lawyers and is the firm’s senior partner. At Russell Alexander, our focus is exclusively family law, offering pre-separation legal advice and assisting clients with family related issues, including: custody and access, separation agreements, child and spousal support, division of family property, paternity disputes, and enforcement of court orders. We have locations in Toronto, Markham, Whitby (Brooklin), Lindsay, and Peterborough.

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