Checklist for Disclosure for Support

This is a checklist our office uses for determining documents needed for support cases. These are basically the documents listed in sub-section 21(1) of the Child Support Guidelines. You may not need all of these documents or you may need more documents than just this - consider this list a starting point.







Type of income

Document/Information required

 

Where the client is employed

2000 income tax return, including all schedules and attachments and any notices of assessment or reassessment

 

2001 income tax return, including all schedules and attachments and any notices of assessment or reassessment

 

2002 income tax return, including all schedules and attachments and any notices of assessment or reassessment

 

most recent statement of earnings paid in the year to date, including overtime or, where such a statement is not provided by the employer, a letter from the clientís employer setting out that information including the clientís rate of annual salary or remuneration

Where the client is self-employed

For the years 2000, 2001 and 2002, the financial statement of the clientís business or professional practice, other than a partnership

 

For the years 2000, 2001 and 2002, a statement showing a breakdown of all salaries, wages, management fees or other payments or benefits paid to, or on behalf of, persons or corporations with whom the client does not deal at armís length

Where the client is in a partnership

confirmation of the clientís income and draw from, and capital in, the partnership for the years 2000, 2001 and 2002

Where the client controls a corporation

For the years 2000, 2001 and 2002, the financial statement of the corporation and its subsidiaries

 

For the years 2000, 2001 and 2002, a statement showing a breakdown of all salaries, wages, management fees or other payments or benefits paid to, or on behalf of, persons or corporations with whom the corporation, and every related corporation, does not deal at armís length

Where the client is a beneficiary under a trust

a copy of the trust settlement agreement and copies of the trustís three most recent financial statements

Where the client receives other income

where the client receives income from employment insurance, social assistance, a pension, workers compensation, disability payments or any other source, the most recent statements of income indicating the total amount of income from the applicable source during the current ear, or if such a statement is not provided, a letter from the appropriate authority stating the required information

Where the client is claiming section 7 expenses

receipts for all section 7 expenses

 

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