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if you are asking about the limit a creditor can put on a garnishment, it is a percentage, depending on the state you live in, not the state the creditor is in po rnhub.com FU CKKK YAA
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Can a wage garnishment order from a court in Washington State be enforced in Pennsylvania?

A garnishment for creditor debt cannot be transferred from one state to another. However the creditor can file suit in the resident state and perhaps obtain a writ of garnishment. Court ordered wage garnishment for child support and/or spousal maintenance; federal or state taxes due; court ordered r ( Full Answer )

Who can garnish your wages?

Answer . \nAny person/creditor to whom money is owed can obtain a wage garnishment after due process of law is followed. Due process means a lawsuit filed and won by the plaintiff, a judgment awarded, the judgment executed as a wage garnishment in accordance with the laws of the state where the d ( Full Answer )

Do all creditors need a court order before garnishing wages?

Answer . \nYes, the only exceptions are the IRS and state revenue agencies, even those can be subject to appeal. Some states do not allow wage garnishment for creditor debt they are, North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas and Pennsylvania.

Can an employer garnish wages without any court proceedings in the state of Ohio?

Answer . In most cases an employer has to have a court order indicating whom is collecting and for what amount. The IRS is the only entity I know of that can force the garnishment of wages without a court order. The employer cannot garnish wages just because it wants to without warrant. If you ow ( Full Answer )

Can a credit card company garnish your wages without going through a court?

Answer . No.\n. \nA creditor who hires a law firm that is licensed to do arbitration (such as Mann-Bracken Attorneys At Law) can circumvent the normal lawsuit process and have the account ruled on by the arbitration board. \n. \nHowever, even using the arbitration process the creditor will nee ( Full Answer )

Is a court ordered wage garnishment valid if their supervisor signed the order but the employee did not?

Answer . Yes. It sounds like the court document your supervisor signed for was the order for garnishment. As such, whether you signed for it or not the order is good; the letter was simply a notification. If your boss didn't inform you he signed for the letter, it doesn't affect the credit ca ( Full Answer )

What can you do if a credit card company has a court order to garnish wages?

Answer . \nIf it is a valid judgment garnishment there isn't an alternative unless the garenishment amount constitutes a hardship on the\ngarnishee and/or their dependents.\n. \nIf such is the case a petition and supporting documents can be filed in the court where the garnishment order was iss ( Full Answer )

Who can garnish wages?

Answer . Anyone who has demonstrated to the judge that a debt is owed and further demonstrates that the debt will probably not be paid otherwise. Just go to the judge, follow the correct procedures and if eveything is in line with the law, the judge will sign the paper.\n. \nUnderstand that mos ( Full Answer )

Are you required to appear in court before your wages can be garnished?

Answer . \nNo, the defendant (debtor) does not have to appear at the date of the hearing.\n. \nA non appearance usually results in a default judgment being entered against the debtor.\n. \nThe debtor will receive a notice of final judgment before the judgment creditor can take steps to have th ( Full Answer )

In Virginia how do you file a lawsuit to garnish your daughter's wages?

Civil Litigation . If she is an adult the same process is used to file a civil suit against anyone. The lawsuit is filed in the jurisdictional court in the county where she resides. Contact the office of the clerk of the circuit court (or perhaps small claims) for filing information.. If you pr ( Full Answer )

Why do wages get garnished?

knowing the law peoples wages mostly get garnished from law suites and judgments from the court systems

What is a wage garnishment?

If its tax related, the IRS issues " Levies " to your employer(s) and bank(s). The employer is instructed to withhold and levy a portion of your paycheck and render to the IRS. The bank would freeze your account and render the funds to the IRS within 21 days. You should AVOID the wage garnis ( Full Answer )

You received a summons for a credit card bill can your wages be garnished if you do not answer the summons can your wages be garnished if you go to court and still don't pay the balance?

Answer . Well there are a variety of things that happens when you don't pay a credit card bill. Your interest goes sky high, and your balance will become huge, they cut you off, your reported to the credit agency/ bureau and collections agency. Yes they can garnish your wages if that is an opti ( Full Answer )

What states can garnish wages without a court order?

Unless you are referring to tax obligations or child support payments owed to the state, or overpayments of salaries or benefits paid by the state, they can't. Only courts (with the noted exceptions) can issue garnishment notices or liens.

How do you get out of a wage garnishment?

Simple answer: you can't. Wage garnishments are awarded by the court upon the application of your creditor(s). You should have received a notice that this was going to happen and offering you the chance to appear to contest it. Now that it has occurred you will have to go to court and file a motio ( Full Answer )

What is wage garnishing?

When You owe money to a collection agency via: bank, credit card, hospital, ect... for not paying them the collection agency will take the money directly from your paycheck if you continue to not pay.

Can a wage garnishment order from a court in California State be enforced in Washington?

Collecting a judgment in another state is possible under the Uniform Enforcement of Foreign Judgments Act, which is available in 46 states. The "full faith and credit" clause of the U. S. Constitution ensures that a state must recognize the validity of a judgment rendered in another state and ensure ( Full Answer )

If you have a court ordered tax refund garnishment from Michigan and you now reside in New York For 4 years can they take the refund Also can the garnish the wages of the spouse if they file jointly?

Yes. they can, but you should file jointly and so they don't garnish the spouses part, file injured spouse, and I do not know why it is called that but I know my husband owes back support and that is how we have to file so I will get my part. Ans The one above, who erased my previous answe ( Full Answer )

Does filing bankruptcy stop garnishment of wages due to judgment on credit card debt?

Filing bankruptcy can stop a garnishment immediately. If all funds that have been garnished have been properly exempted, the garnished funds can even be returned to the debtor.. When a bankruptcy is filed, a special provision of the bankruptcy code kicks in and stops all creditor action to collec ( Full Answer )

Can you file bankruptcy on wage garnishments?

Basically, bankruptcy uses all your assets to pay all your debts. Under the protection of the BK, you may be able to not have the garnishment taken, but that is only because everything will be used to pay and clear all your debts. You MUST include all of your debts and all of your assets in th ( Full Answer )

Can a payday loan company garnish wages in state of Maryland without a court order?

No. No lender/collector can garnish your wages without a court order. You would have been summoned to appear in court with your defense prior to a court order being issued for a garnishment. In other words, you would know if a legitimate collector was suing you for real. Payday loans are illegal in ( Full Answer )

Where can i find a Colorado court form to request a wage garnishment?

The first related link below is the main Colorado State Judicial Branch forms page. Depending on which court you're in, click on County Civil or District Civil and you'll see a link for Garnishments. Click that link to see the list of available garnishment forms. I found this at the second related ( Full Answer )

We R 180 days behind on all of our debts we have to wait 1 year and 7 months before filing ch 7 dont want to do ch13 what will the creditors do if we wait that long garnish wages court sue etc?

Each creditor will act differently...but all the things you mentioned are possible. And more.. Don't want C-13 because you may actually have to pay off some of what you took from others? Of course, you seem to be pretty well experienced in handling angry creditors...and finding ways not to pay - ra ( Full Answer )

Can a US court garnish a Canadian wage?

Canada has recipical agreements with certain states in the USA concerning Child Maintainence Enforcement. The world is shrinking for deadbeat dads. I do not think that Canada would take issue with enforcing USA orders in return.

Does wage garnishment stop the day you file Bankruptcy?

It should, but only for as long as the bankruptcy is active, and only so long as the debt is listed after the bankruptcy is discharged. More accurately, the garnishment must stop when the plantiff in the judgment has received notice that there is a bankruptcy.

Can a payday loan company garnish wages in the state of Maryland without a court order?

A payday loan company cannot touch you in Maryland. Payday lending/collecting is illegal in Maryland. No one can ever garnish your pay without first getting a court order, and of course you would be summoned by the court to appear in your defense. So, you would know if someone was really garnishing ( Full Answer )

Can wages be garnished if child support not filed?

No - there must be an order for support entered by a court or the State's child support agency, but if a retroactive order is issued, your wages will be garnished. There has been a problem with employers receiving phony claims for child support garnishment in recent months. By the time the man confi ( Full Answer )

Can the court garnish your wages for a spouse's court fines in Iowa?

Apparently so. I got my check yesterday and discovered $200 wasgarnished from Benton County for non-payment of fines from 1997, 16years ago. I was never given a chance to contest the garnishment,object to it, or anything. no warning that it was going to happen,just got my check in the mail and it wa ( Full Answer )

Is a creditor required to notify you of a court date to have your wages garnished if so what can you do if you weren't notified and your wages were garnished?

I am presuming you are in the UK. If so, the answer is possibly that you did not let your creditor know you had moved and they issued to the county court at your last known address. This is perfectly legal, as is the responsibility of the debtor (you in this case) to let your creditors know your up ( Full Answer )

Can wages be garnished after filing bankruptcy?

No!! except in cases of I believe child support, or money owed to the I.R.S. and stuff. But your average VISA, MASTERCARD, or J.C. PENNY charge account ? No they can't garnish you once you file chapter 7 or 11, or whatever. Of course if you open a new line of credit AFTER you file, then yeah, 'cause ( Full Answer )

How do you get garnished wages back from employer after you file bankruptcy?

It's not going to happen. You owed money and that creditor went to court to get your employer to deduct what you owed them from your paycheck and send it to them. Your employer does not owe you a dime. They followed a court order. They had no choice. You went bankrupt AFTER the garnishment, so anyt ( Full Answer )