“Table amount of child support”

Jurisdiction: Canada Canada

The basic amount of child support that a payor parent is required to pay under the Federal Child Support Guidelines, based upon the child support tables. The table amount is determined by the payor’s Guidelines income, the number of children and the appropriate province/territory, usually the province/territory in which the payor spouse resides.

Source: Glossary of Terms - Spousal Support Advisory Guidelines July 2008, Department of Justice Canada