What Employers Need to Know About Wage Garnishments
You have just been served with a writ of garnishment. One of your employees owes a debt and a court has mandated that a specific amount of that employee’s wages be withheld, or garnished, in payment of that debt. What do you do and what are your responsibilities in making payment for that debt?
The April issue of Insights and Innovations, CompuPay’s monthly publication highlighting issues that affect the business community, focuses on wage garnishments and the responsibility that the employer has in the garnishment process. Topics covered include:
- Restrictions on garnishments
- How to handle multiple garnishments
- Administrative fees
- Child support and alimony
- Nontax debts owed to federal agencies
To read the white paper in its entirety, please visit the Insights and Innovations page of the CompuPay website.