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Table of exemptions for calculation of the seizable portion of your income

The following table shows the exemptions to which you are entitled according to the number of your dependents and the frequency at which your work income is paid.

If you are self-employed, the table still applies, with the necessary adjustments.

Exemptions (for the period April 1. 2023 to March 31. 2024)

Exemptions depending on payment frequency (for salaried employees)
Number of
dependents
WeeklyEvery two weeksTwice montlyMonthly
Exemption
None347,60 $695,20 $753,13 $1 506,27 $
1486,64 $973,28 $1 054,39 $2 108,77 $
2556,16 $1 112,32 $1 205,01 $2 410,03 $
3625,68 $1 251,36 $1 355,64 $2 711,28 $
4695,20 $1 390,40 $1 506,27 $3 012,53 $
5764,72 $1 529,44 $1 656,89 $3 313,79 $
6834,24 $1 668,48 $1 807,52 $3 615,04 $
7903,76 $1 807,52 $1 958,15 $3 916,29 $
8973,28 $1 946,56 $2 108,77 $4 217,55 $
91 042,80 $2 085,60 $2 259,40 $4 518,80 $
101 112,32 $2 224,64 $2 410,03 $4 820,05 $
111 181,84 $2 363,68 $2 560,65 $5 121,31 $
121 251,36 $2 502,72 $2 711,28 $5 422,56 $

Exemptions (for the period April 1. 2024 to March 31. 2025)

Exemptions depending on payment frequency (for salaried employees)
Number of
dependents
WeeklyEvery two weeksTwice montlyMonthly
Exemption
None363,75 $727,50 $788,13 $1 576,25 $
1509,25 $1 018,50 $1 103,38 $2 206,75 $
2582,00 $1 164,00 $1 261,00 $2 522,00 $
3654,75 $1 309,50 $1 418,63 $2 837,25 $
4727,50 $1 455,00 $1 576,25 $3 152,50 $
5800,25 $1 600,50 $1 733,88 $3 467,75 $
6873,00 $1 746,00 $1 891,50 $3 783,00 $
7945,75 $1 891,50 $2 049,13 $4 098,25 $
81 018,50 $2 037,00 $2 206,75 $4 413,50 $
91 091,25 $2 182,50 $2 364,38 $4 728,75 $
101 164,00 $2 328,00 $2 522,00 $5 044,00 $
111 236,75 $2 473,50 $2 679,63 $5 359,25 $
121 309,50 $2 619,00 $2 837,25 $5 674,50 $

Exceptions

Some pensions paid out by pensions funds are unseizable. However, part of the pension capital may be seized to repay debts resulting from unpaid support payments.

To find out more about income that is considered to be unseizable, see the page Unseizable property and income.

Last update: March 1, 2024

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