Custody and Access Alert

Cet article est disponible uniquement en anglais. This spring, the federal government will table a report to Parliament on proposed changes to the Divorce Act, relating to custody, access and child-support. This will be an important phase in the process started in 1997 when, in exchange for Senate support for the Child Support Guidelines, the…

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The Child Support Guidelines: A NAWL Response to Amendments to the Divorce Act and to the Working Draft of the Federal Child Support Guidelines

While supporting the Bill, NAWL points out some major areas for reform; most notably, some of the amounts are too low, and regular updating is essential. The Guidelines were put in place to reduce uncertainties and to help ensure that child support obligations are met. [pdf-embedder url=”https://nawl.ca/wp-content/uploads/1996/10/ISBN0895996244.pdf” title=”The Child Support Guidelines: A NAWL Response to…

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NAWL’s Submission to the Federal Task Force on the Taxation of Child Support Payments

Prompted by the court of appeal ruling in Thibaudeau, this task force was formed. NAWL proposes the elimination of the inclusion/deduction system and the establishment of a diminishing tax credit. [pdf-embedder url=”https://nawl.ca/wp-content/uploads/1994/08/ISBN0929049985.pdf” title=”NAWL’s Submission to the Federal Task Force on the Taxation of Child Support Payments”]…

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Women and Tax Policy

This document was a background paper for the NAWL conference on the Feminization of Poverty. [pdf-embedder url=”https://nawl.ca/wp-content/uploads/1991/02/ISBN0929049551.pdf” title=”Women and Tax Policy”]…

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