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In most states, yes, child support can be taken from all forms of income except for needs-based income (such as food stamps or housing assistance). Social security does not count as needs-based assistance and can be garnished for child support.
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Yes. Your social security disabilty check can be garnished for child support or government debts, like student loans, although im not sure of the maximum they can take . ( 15%… of Gross Amount of Check)
My children are going to receive social security benefit back pay i owe arrears for child support will the money go toward my arrears for childsupport?
Any back pay money you receive from Social Security will go towards your child support arrears. Although I don't know if they will take as much as they need or just a percenta…ge. thanks for the answer. but i am not receiving back pay only my children will the back pay money that my ex- wife receive for the kids go toward my arrears
Can social security back pay be garnished for child support arrears if so what Percentage can be taken?
Yes, and because this is back pay and not the current benefit, I believe it's possible that the State could take it all. If this involves SSD, than no as there's also an SSD… retroactive child benefit check.
50% on top of a normal child support payment, not to exceed 55% of gross income. With interest penalties, but the time arrears are paid off, you will have paid 3-4 times the o…riginal amount. Of the reported amount of child support owed by the national media, only 17% is the actual amount owed. see links
no. how would they know?
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If you're getting RSDI, your child should be getting RSDI. The child's benefit counts as support paid. Often, the obligor doesn't owe any additional payment because the RSDI b…enefit exceeds the amount of child support ordered.
Yes. If you're eligible for RSDI chances are good that your child is eligible, also, and the child's benefit counts as child support.
No, only up to 50%, and not at all if you are on SSI. see links below
How do you go about filing claim on deceased spouse social security benefits for arrears on child support?
Not applicable. You will receive nothing more than the normal amount for a child of a deceased parent.
yes,ssd backpay will be taken.ssi cannot be touched
a portion can be deducted but not the whole sum Answer Depending on circumstances, the maximum amount that can be taken would run from 50-65%. Why are you in arrears? If t…here is a justifiable reason, the possibility still exist to get a reduction, or at the minimum, having interest penalties set aside. See links below.
If the child's RSDI (not SSI) benefit is based on the father's SSA account, the amount of the benefit counts as child support. In many cases, this means that the father owes n…o additional payment.
If you mean the stepparent's Social Security, no.
You can deduct child support if you are the recipient.
The amount designated by the laws of the state in which the child support order is issued.