Complying with Garnishment Law (Completed)

Date: Monday, August 17, 2020
Instructor: Miles Hutchinson
Begin Time:  9:00am Pacific Time
10:00am Mountain Time
11:00am Central Time
12:00pm Eastern Time
CPE Credit:  2 hours for CPAs
2 hours Federal Tax Related for EAs and OTRPs
2 hours Federal Tax Law for CTEC

One of the most frustrating payroll tasks is dealing with garnishment orders. The rules on the amounts of pay that can be subjected to garnishment orders, priority of garnishments that apply, and the Federal and state laws that come into play are complex. Failing to comply with the rules can result in costly penalties.

Join us to receive step by step guidance on how to evaluate and process the various types of garnishment orders including child support, spousal support, alimony, federal and state taxes, bankruptcy, student loans, and creditor garnishments. In this can't-miss, 90-minute webinar you’ll discover:
• How to manage multiple garnishments: Which take priority
• Clear cut guidance for factoring child support wage garnishments
• Voluntary wage assignments vs. garnishments: Understanding the difference
• How to comply with withholding for other states
• Federal & state laws surrounding wage garnishments: How they apply

Who Should Attend
CFOs, Controllers, Accounting Managers, Payroll Managers, and Human Resource Managers.

Topics Covered

  • Garnishment Ins & Outs: Calculations & Latest Legal Compliance Issues
  • Multiple Garnishments: Juggling Them All While Staying Compliant
  • Child Support Garnishments: How to Navigate Complex Rules

Learning Objectives

  • Identify how to manage multiple garnishments
  • Recognize how to apply guidance for factoring child support wage garnishments
  • Differentiate between voluntary wage assignments vs. garnishments


Instructional Method
Group: Internet-based

NASBA Field of Study
Taxes (2 hours)

Program Prerequisites

Advance Preparation

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