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Yes, at least in the state of PA it is legal for them to charge a small amount to take out for Domestic Relations. KS Lowe's Cos, USA charge $2.00 per pay period

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Q: Can an employer charge a fee to administer garnished wages?
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Can an employer in Montana charge a fee to administer garnished wages?

yes they can

Can an employer in Michigan charge a fee to administer garnished wages?

No.. Employer receive from the Plaintiff the court approved fee of $6.00, to fill in the paperwork for the duration of the garnishment period

Can a Ca employer hold an employees wages?

There are situations where a California employer can hold an employee's wages. If the employee's wages are being garnished the employer can hold them.

How do I find out how much longer my wages will be garnished?

You can find out from your employer how much longer your wages will be garnished. Employers do not have a say on wage garnishments.

Can you get fired if your wages are garnished?

Yes, and many people whose wages are garnished are terminated. Few employer do not want to bother with the hassle or entaglement of garnishment.

Can your wages be garnished for an accounts receivable from your employer?

in most states, yes.

Can wages be garnished in Illinois?

Yes, wages can be garnished in Illinois.

If wages are garnished in the us and move to Canada can wages be garnished there?


Can your wages be garnished when wages are already garnished for child support in Tennessee?


How do you know if your wages are going to be garnished?

You should in fact receive a letter from who the creditor is and if they are being garnished your employer should send you all the information that was sent to them in order for them to proceed with the garnishment.

Can wages be garnished in State of Texas for car repossession?

YES Employer reimbursement for garnishment: Texas law now allows an employer to charge $10 per paycheck or the actual cost of processing of a garnishment of an employee's wages for such things as IRS liens, judgments, etc. No, they cannot. Wages are exempt property in Texas under the property code and are not subject to garnishment.

Can your wages be garnished by student loans and creditors?

In the event they secure a judgment against you then yes. The only way to garnish wages, aside from the federal government attaching your wages or freezing your accounts, is to have an order of garnishee. Without it, no employer will release wages for garnishment. Any who do are perhaps criminally liable. If your wages have been garnished, ask for a copy of the order.

If your wages were garnished and your employer is holding the money in an account how do you get the money released to you after bankruptcy has been awarded?

The back wages will not be released to the employee until the bankruptcy is discharged and the employer is notified by the court that the arrearages have been exempted from seizure.

Can A Florida employer charge employees for uniforms?

Yes a Florida employer can charge employees for uniforms. They can deduct from your wages for uniforms worn on the job.

Can your income tax check be garnished if your wages are already being garnished?

if my wages are being garnished can they still take my income tax check?

Can a spouse's wages be garnished for the other's debt in Oregon?

A spouse's wages cannot be garnished for a debt that is not theirs. Wages can only be garnished up to 25 percent under federal law.

Can wages be garnished after a repossession to collect the balance?

Can wages be garnished for the balance of an auto loan in the state of Delaware

When a collection agency buys your charge-off can they take you to court and garnish your wages?

Yes. They can sue you and if they win a judgment your wages can be garnished as long as you are in a state that allows wage garnishment. If you are in TX, PA, NC, or SC, wages cannot be garnished for this type of debt.

Can your wages be garnished without notification?

yes.if it is like for child support they will send your employer papers to start holding it out and they don't have to have your ok to do it.

How long can an employer hold child support that has been garnished from an employees wages?

It's not expressed in the federal guidelines. see links

Can your wages be garnished without you being notified?

no they have to notify you but if you dont respond they can just serve a order to your employer who then by law as to deduct what they say

Why are wages garnished in South Carolina?

Wages cannot be garnished for credit card debt in South Carolina. They can be garnished for unpaid taxes and child support.

If you live in NJ and work in Pa can your wages be garnished for credit card debtin NJ?

Yes, your wages can be garnished wherever you work for a debt. Generally, wages are not approved to be garnished for unsecured debt.

Who to call to find out if taxes will be garnished?

Wages can be garnished for unpaid taxes through various methods such as your current employer. The best way to find out if you are facing a garnishment is through the IRS or your payroll department.

In Virginia can your wages be garnished for medical bills?

can you be garnished on your disibilty