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How to fill out a financial statement — Video

Wednesday’s Video Clip: How to fill out a financial statement

In this law video, we review the steps required to fill out a financial statement for the family court or negotiating the terms of your divorce settlement.

Complete financial disclosure is a prerequisite to the settlement of any family law case.  The Family Law Act and its interpretation by our Courts, leaves no uncertainty in this respect.  Any agreement can be set aside if a party has failed to truthfully and accurately disclose his or her financial position.

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About the author

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), Oshawa, Concord, Lindsay, and Peterborough.

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