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Hello, thank you for the question.
In what province are your daughter and grand daughter?
Did they wind up with a an order when at court ten years ago?
Should I assume that you don't have the order there in front of you?
OK, that would have helped a lot, but we can assume a few things.
The vast majority of court orders made in family court over the recent past will have a clause which says that the payor is to provide the recipient with his income information annually, probably including Income Tax Return or Notice of Assessment from Revenue Canada. Sometimes the parents are ordered to exchange their income information annually, especially if they are sharing the child's extraordinary expenses over and above child support.
Even if that term isn't in the order, your daughter is entitled to ask yearly because she's the support recipient.
Do you know if your daughter has been receiving this information? Or if she's asked for it?
I'm stepping away from my computer for a bit, perhaps you're asking your daughter about the order and about whether she's asked him for his income disclosure. I'll be back online this afternoon.