Family Maintenance Enforcement Program: Federal Interception Fact Sheet

The Family Maintenance Enforcement Program can take certain actions to make sure the person who is supposed to pay support (the payor) makes his or her support payments. One of those actions is to "intercept" money owed by the federal government to a payor who falls behind in making payments.

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child support, spousal support, enforcement of support, missed or late payments, federal interception, employment insurance (EI), Canada Pension Plan (CPP), old age security pension (OAS), GST credits, income tax refund, Family Maintenance Enforcement Program (FMEP)
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