Income Tax Implications of Support Payments
This script discusses the income tax implications of spousal support (sometimes called spousal maintenance) and child support. The reference to “spouse” applies whether you are separated or divorced and includes ex-spouses. It also applies to common-law spouses.View website
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- The Canadian Bar Association, BC Branch (CBABC)
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- January 2015 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.
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