No, they can not garnishee your Social Security payments.
No. If a creditor other than the federal government tries to garnish your Social Security benefits, inform them that such an action violates Section 207 of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 407).
No, all SS benefits are exempted by federal law from creditor garnishment.
If it's counted on your taxes it can be garnished.
No. All Social Security (SS, SSD, SSI) are protected by federal law from attachment for creditor debt.
can my non gov't ss disability payments be garnished?
No. Only courts (judges) can garnish wages or social security benefits.
Persons over 65 who have 40 quarters of credit for Social Security contributions, or receiving disability Social Security benefits.
Social security and retirment benefits cannot be attached by a judgement from creditors.
The answer is 'No". Social Security benefits are to help those on retirement with help for everyday living costs, like food and/or rent. They do not help with credit debts.
Social Security does not allow garnishment of disability benefits by creditors. Any credit card company, business, or individual who has won a judgment against you will never garnish your Social Security disability check.Social Security will allow garnishment of your Social Security disability benefits for current and past due child support or alimony. And the Internal Revenue Service is allowed to garnish Social Security disability and retirement benefits for delinquent taxes.Also, in addition to the IRS, other federal agencies may be allowed to garnish Social Security disability benefits.For instance, if an individual owes student loans that were federally guaranteed their Social Security disability benefit can be garnished.In theory, any money owed to the federal government can conceivably be garnished from Social Security retirement or disability checks.If you receive Supplemental Security Income (SSI) disability benefits, however, no creditor can garnish your benefit, not even the Federal Government. Since SSI is a need based disability benefit, it cannot be garnished.