Garnishing SSD Payments as Debt Repayment

Garnishing SSD Payments as Debt Repayment

  • Under most circumstances, these individuals cannot touch your back pay, or your monthly benefits
  • If you owe money for Child Support, the State’s Child Support Enforcement Agency will place a with-holding on your SSD back pay award
  • If you are only receiving Supplemental Security Income, Child Support cannot touch your SSI back pay
  • Any IRS tax debts will also be withheld from your back pay
  • If you have student loans to be paid off, all you need is proof of your benefits in order to have the amount owing waved

This short informational video was provided by Anne Howard, an experienced Connecticut Social Security Disability Lawyer.