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Can a spouse in Texas have his or hers wages garnished by the IRS for a tax lien that the spouse incured before the marriage?

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2008-01-17 22:57:45

Yes. Texas is a community property state, and all income earned

by both spouses is property of the community. Because of this,

technically your wages are also his wages and the IRS can go after

them.


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